Forensic and Analytical Chemistry MChem

University of Strathclyde

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Course Summary

Develop specialist knowledge and practical skills in forensic science and analytical chemistry.Why Forensic & Analytical Chemistry at Strathclyde?2nd in the UK for Forensic Science (Complete University Guide 2019).Unique course in the UK, with dual professional accreditation from the Royal Society of Chemistry and Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.Undertake a 12-month paid industrial placement.Learn from leading analytical scientists, and forensic scientists actively involved in forensic casework.Develop as an all-round analytical chemist with thorough training in the applications of forensic science.Opportunity to study for a year at a European university or undertake industrial placement abroad.Your CareerGraduates have a wide range of employment opportunities including chemistry-oriented careers. Recent graduate job roles include: Analytical scientistPharmaceutical scientistEnvironmental scientistForensic scientistNanotechnologist Large scale industrial chemist

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Year 2 entry: Chemistry, Maths, Physics or Biology. Year 1 entry: As above but only one of Maths, Physics/Biology.

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£9,250 per year

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The University of Strathclyde is situated in the heart of Glasgow – one of the UK's largest cities. It has a vibrant, international community including more than 23,000 students from over 100 countries, with overseas students accounting for over 21% of the total.


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