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Chemistry (R59) BSc (Hons)

Open University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Distance Learning

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 - 6 Years

Course summary

Learn about the structure, properties and reactivity of molecules. This fundamental knowledge plays an integral role in our understanding of the world. Chemistry is a broad subject – including organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, physical chemistry and analytical chemistry. And it can include other fields such as biological chemistry and environmental chemistry. You’ll gain a thorough understanding of the subject while developing your investigative, practical and scientific literacy skills.**Key features of the course**- Study the classical disciplines, organic, inorganic and physical chemistry. Plus analytical, environmental and biological chemistry.- Develop investigative and laboratory skills. Engage with interactive live web broadcasts from our labs, and carry out practical investigations using our award-winning OpenSTEM Labs.- Further develop your hands‑on practical skills at our lab schools. And meet other Open University chemistry students.- Apply your knowledge in a final project. Explore a chemistry topic of your choice in depth.

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Open University

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    Open University, Student Recruitment Team, PO Box 197, Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BJ, England

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