Planit


Chemistry with Biochemistry

Heriot-Watt University

Venues

Edinburgh Campus

Content

Year 1:
Fundamentals of Chemistry, with Mathematics and Biology courses. Lab work plays a key role in the

Year 2:
Core Organic, Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, with Cell Biology and Metabolism courses.

Year 3:
Core Inorganic, Organic and Physical Chemistry along with Molecular and Cell biology.

Year 4:
Advanced Inorganic, Organic and Physical Chemistry, together with special topics. BSc students also undertake a 16-week research project in the area of Biological Chemistry.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements:
Standard entry: 4 Highers at AABB including Chemistry plus English and Maths at National 5.

Widening access entry: 4 Highers at BBBC including Chemistry at B plus English at National 5.

For entry to Level 2 you would require Advanced Higher Maths and Chemistry at AB or BA plus 4 Highers at AABB.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

F1C7

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

School of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Department

Chemistry

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.hw.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General