Planit


Chemistry with Teaching

University of Strathclyde

Content

You'll take foundation classes in chemistry and mathematics, and physics or biology at introductory or advanced level. Classes in forensic science, drug discovery and chemical engineering are available.

Practical chemistry laboratory sessions help you to master the basic preparative and analytical skills.

In the later years, you’ll take classes in fundamental inorganic, organic, biological and physical chemistry and laboratory work increases.

In Year 4, you'll complete the initial teacher education component in the School of Education, which includes teaching practice in schools.

In your final year, you’ll specialise in the areas and applications that interest you most and undertake a research project in Chemistry with an educational aspect.

Entry Requirements

2021 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at AABB or AAAC including English, Maths, Chemistry and Biology, Human Biology or Physics. Advanced Higher Maths and Chemistry recommended for sixth year entrants.

Widening Access entry:
4 Highers at ABBC or BBBB including English, Maths and Chemistry. Advanced Higher Maths and Chemistry recommended for sixth year entrants.

Entry to year 2 may be possible with 3 Advanced Highers at ABB including Maths, Biology, Chemistry or Physics. Higher English required.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MChem

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

F1XC

Course Length

5 years

Faculty

Faculty of Science

Department

Pure and Applied Chemistry

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

College or University Lecturing

Education Support

Primary School Teaching

Secondary School Teaching

Teaching - Other