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Chemistry (Higher)

Moray College UHI

Venues

Main campus

Content

The purpose of Higher Chemistry is to develop students’ curiosity, interest and enthusiasm for chemistry in a range of contexts.

The skills of scientific inquiry and investigation are developed throughout the course.

The relevance of chemistry is highlighted by the study of the applications of chemistry in everyday contexts. This will enable students to become scientifically literate citizens, able to review the science-based claims they will meet.

The Higher has four units:
Chemical Changes and Structure; Researching Chemistry; Nature’s Chemistry; Chemistry in Society.

Entry Requirements

A basic knowledge of chemistry and a good level of numeracy is needed.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Higher

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Science and Environment

SCQF Level

6

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General