Aims/Description: This module builds on practical skills gained in level 2, and is part of the final development of laboratory techniques required for a career in chemistry. The teaching takes the form of longer project style practical sessions where students work as part of a group. The course design was completed following consultations with our industrial advisers to find out what qualities they wanted to find in the students they employ

Teaching Methods: Laboratory work, Independent Study
Assessment: Practical skills assessment

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Chemistry):

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