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Programme Academic Structure for 2019 - 2020, BSc in Analytical Science

This information is provisional & subject to change.

Year 1 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
BE101How life works 15Semester 180203
BE102How life works 25Semester 201001
BE151Practical Biology5Year long01002
CS101Introductory Chemistry 15Semester 180203
CS102Introductory Chemistry 25Semester 201001
CS150Interdisciplinary Science5Semester 201002
CS151Chemistry Laboratory5Year long01002
MS123Mathematics for Scientists 15Semester 180203
MS124Mathematics for Scientists 25Semester 280203
PS122Physics For General Science I5Semester 180203
PS123Physics For General Science II5Semester 201001
PS153Physics Laboratory for General Science5Year long01002

Year 2 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
BE201Biomolecules and Metabolism5Semester 180203
BE202Microbiology and Genetics5Semester 201001
BE261Practical Biochemistry Laboratory5Semester 101002
BE262Practical Microbiology & Genetics Laboratory5Semester 201002
CS202Spectroscopy and Physical Chemistry5Semester 110001
CS204Organic Chemistry5Semester 110001
CS205Inorganic Chemistry5Semester 201001
CS207Visualisation & Validation of Laboratory Data5Semester 101001
CS215Kinetics and Thermodynamics5Semester 201001
CS260Inorganic & Physical Chemistry Lab5Semester 201002
CS261Organic Chem Lab & Spectroscopic Workshop5Year long01002
MS223Probability and Statistics5Semester 201001

Year 3 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
BE226Cell Biology5Semester 110001
BE353Bioanalytical Practicals I5Semester 201002
CS302Separation Techniques5Semester 180203
CS303Analytical Spectroscopy5Semester 110001
CS306Regulation and Data Analysis5Semester 201001
CS351Analysis of Organic and Inorganic Species10Semester 101002
FSH301Environmental Monitoring & Forensic Biology5Semester 201001
IN302Intra15Semester 201002

Year 3 Optional Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
BE323Advanced Cell Biology5Semester 180203
CS301Organometallics and Polymer Chemistry5Semester 110001
FSH302INTRA - Industry & Career Related Assignments15Semester 201002

Year 4 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
BE403Biopharmaceutical & Immunological Analysis5Semester 110001
CS425Advanced Spectroscopy10Year long01001
FSH401Genetic & Pharmaceutical Analysis in Forensic5Semester 110001

Year 4 Optional Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
BE301Gene Cloning and Gene Expression5Semester 110001
BE401Industrial Bioprocessing5Semester 110001
BE452Bioanalytical Practicals II5Semester 101002
BE493Analytical Science Literature Survey5Semester 101002
BE494Analytical Science Research Project20Semester 201002
CS404Interfacial and Supramolecular Chemistry5Semester 110001
CS409Advanced Analytical Applications5Semester 101002
CS421Soil, Energy and Waste5Semester 201001
CS453Literature Survey5Semester 101002
CS454Project20Semester 201002
UM405Uaneen Non-Contributing Module5Year long01001

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