Chemistry is a dynamic and exciting subject which makes many important contributions to the world. It is a major contributor to the Scottish and UK economies and as such is a secure career pathway. Chemistry plays a crucial role in developing new medicines, materials and energy sources using greener methods for a better future.
The courses on BSc Chemistry include extensive laboratory work throughout. They provide students with hands-on experience and opportunities to link theoretical knowledge from lectures to the real world. As a result, students develop practical lab experience as well as much needed teamwork, problem solving and communication skills.
2023 entry requirements:
Standard entry: 4 Highers at ABBB including Chemistry and one from Maths, Engineering Science or Physics plus English at National 5.
Widening access entry: 4 Highers at BBBC including Chemistry and one from at Maths, Engineering Science or Physics at BB plus English at National 5.
For entry to year 2 you would require Advanced Higher Maths and Chemistry at BB plus 4 Highers at ABBB.
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