Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Pharmaceutical Analysis

This course covers the sophisticated analytical techniques and instrumentation required of qualified analytical chemists. The course enables students to develop and further their knowledge of pharmaceutical analysis. Students study the complexities of organic synthesis, synthesis of biologically important molecules and NMR spectra. Students develop concepts of analytical chemistry applied to the detection and analysis of drugs.

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent in a chemistry related subject including forensic science, pharmacology and pharmacy; applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications are also considered; international students need IELTS 6.5 (with minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing) or TOEFL iBT 83 (with minimum reading:18, listening:17, speaking: 20, writing: 17); other English language qualifications may be taken into consideration.

Course modules

Core modules: organic synthesis and characterisation of biologically active compounds; drug detection, analysis, and screening; research methods; research project.

Assessment methods

Written exam; oral presentation; assignment; poster presentation, thesis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
MRes Full-time January 2017 - 1 years
MRes Part-time January 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus Nottingham NG11 8NS East Midlands

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