Open University

Open University

Medicinal Chemistry (MSc project module, SXM810)

The course is an opportunity for you to carry out an in-depth investigation into a subject of your own choice in medicinal chemistry as part of your MSc (F62) studies. It must be linked to 1 or more knowledge-based learning objectives from either molecules in medicine (S807) or concept to clinic (S827). Your project can be literature based or involve laboratory work. You will have the support and guidance of a tutor both by email and telephone.

Entry requirements

You must be registered for the MSc in medicinal chemistry (F62) and have successfully completed either molecules in medicine (S807) or concept to clinic (S827). If English is not your 1st language, you are required to hold a 7.0 IELTS score, or equivalent qualification.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
Distance learning - 12 months

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