Natural Sciences (Chemistry) (BSc (Hons) Nat Sci)

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The award
BSc (Hons) Nat Sci

How long you will study
6 years

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How you will study
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Course starts
February, April, October

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About Natural Sciences (Chemistry) at The Open University

In this specialist route through our #BSc (Hons) Natural Sciences [Q64]# degree, you'll learn about the structure, properties and reactivity of molecules, and the integral role these play in our understanding of the world about us. On completion of your degree, as well as gaining an understanding of chemistry, you'll develop analytical and scientific literacy skills carrying out practical work and a research project.

This qualification develops your learning in four main areas:

  • Knowledge and understanding
  • Cognitive skills
  • Practical and professional skills
  • Key skills

The level and depth of your learning gradually increases as you work through the qualification. You'll be supported throughout by the OU's unique style of teaching and assessment - which includes a personal tutor to guide and comment on your work; top quality course materials; e-learning resources like podcasts, interactive media and online materials; tutorial groups and community forums.

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