Chemistry, Forensic and Analytical

Who planted the bomb on the train? How was the will forged? Why did the plastics factory explosion occur? Who ran over the child and drove off? What banned stimulant was the athlete taking? Which internet sites had the suspect … Read more…

Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Laboratory chemists traditionally work on a small scale. They might invent, say, an exciting new polymerisation reaction involving cooling a vessel in an ice bath or heating with a small electric mantle, but they might not appreciate that when moving … Read more…

Chemistry

The modern version of the traditional broad-based Chemistry degree that has been welcomed and respected by industry and commerce for decades. Covering all the significant areas of Chemistry, it is the most adaptable of the MChem qualifications when it comes to … Read more…

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering involves the design, development, operation and management of industrial processes that turn raw materials into valuable products. Chemical engineering is all around us and contributes to everything we do every day (think shower gel, breakfast cereal, clothes, fuel, … Read more…

Software Engineering

Software Engineering focuses on the art of designing and building complex software systems. A particular challenge is that such systems are often large – too large for a single person to develop on their own. You’ll study techniques and practice … Read more…

Marine Biology

Are you fascinated by the oceans and the rich diversity of organisms that inhabit their depths? Marine Biology involves studying these specialised plants and animals, and how they solve the unique problems imposed by the sea’s physical and chemical environment. … Read more…

Environmental Science

Environmental Science as a discipline has grown out of increasing concern for the environment and the need for a scientific approach to the study of human impacts on natural resources. Today’s environmental scientists are challenged to find solutions to some … Read more…

Ecology

Ecology is the science of relationships, amongst organisms and between organisms and their environments. It is a vital science of the modern age because it underpins how best we can interact with, use and conserve the natural resources of the … Read more…

Conservation Biology and Management

The contemporary world is one of rapidly increasing human interference in natural environments and of competition for space and resources. Some species and habitats are disappearing before they can even be studied properly. As a result, understanding the complex inter-relationships … Read more…

Biology

As a biology student you will study the myriad living organisms which inhabit the planet around us. This degree course begins by keeping the broadest possible perspective through the first two years. Then towards the end of your degree, whether … Read more…