University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Analytical and Polymer Science

During this course the fundamentals of polymer synthesis and properties will be introduced, but then special focus is placed on modern instrumentation and analytical methods. The course is ideal for those looking to undertake a PhD or follow a career in analytical sciences, with the option to take additional modules from a portfolio of courses.

Entry requirements

2nd Class undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in chemistry, or a related subject. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5, band A.

Course modules

Modules include: frontier instrumental techniques for molecular analytical science; chromatography and separation science; principles and techniques in quantitative and qualitative analysis; physical properties of macromolecules; polymer processing and nanocomposites; transferrable skills; fundamentals of polymerization; research project. Plus 1 from the following: group research project; team research project: real world analysis. Plus 2 elective modules from: molecular modelling; mass spectrometry; electrochemistry and sensors; magnetic resonance; advanced colloidal materials; polymers in the real world.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed by: in module assessment and exam. Research project is assessed by 10,000 word dissertation and oral examination.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,780 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,780 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,780 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,780 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,780 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,890 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,890 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,890 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,890 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,890 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

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