Applied Science (Chemistry), Higher National Certificate (HNC)

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The HNC in Chemistry (level 4) provides an excellent grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required for progressing onto further studies, such as a BSc, or into employment within the science industries.

You will study a total of nine 15 credit units which include five mandatory units:

• Inorganic

• Organic

• Physical

• Chemical Laboratory Techniques

• Analysis of Scientific Data and Information.

Plus two optional level 4 units:

• Industrial

• Material Science and Technology.

Special Features:- Within the scheme, there are opportunities for students to attain a level of professional practice in the laboratory as well as independent learning through individual project work. There are also opportunities to get involved with industry through the College’s long established links with the sector.

Skills and Knowledge Developed:- The programme develops a deeper understanding of chemical principles at Level 4. Students will also become experienced in laboratory technician skills and have access to equipment such as infra-red and UV and HPLC, flame spectroscopy.

Please note: this course will only run when it has a sufficient number of applicants.

All information about your course including the programme structure, entry requirements, fees and teaching & assessment methods is made available to you via the prospectus.

Please see our HE Prospectus available in full online.