The Natural Sciences MSci draws together elements of physics, mathematics, chemistry, astrophysics, Earth sciences, life sciences, and science and technology studies. The programme enables students who wish to maintain a breadth of science subjects to design a unique degree which is suited to their personal interests. This four'year programme offers an additional year of study on top of the Natural Sciences BSc. Students have the opportunity to deepen and extend their knowledge by taking advanced optional courses and completing a major project.
2 streams a followed for 3 years; year 4 consists of specialist study in 1 area; core streams: chemistry: physical chemistry; inorganic and materials chemistry; synthetic organic chemistry; Earth sciences: geophysical science; physical science; life sciences: biomedical sciences; molecular and cell biology; physics: astrophysics; atomic and particle physics; condensed matter physics; medical physics; science and technology studies: history and philosophy of science; science communication and policy; additional options: mathematics; management studies; science and technology studies; computer science; statistical science; psychology; languages.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|MSci (Hons)||£21,320 Academic year. First year overseas fees|
|MSci (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- SQA Advanced Higher A1AA-AAA
- Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAB-AAAAA
- GCE A-level AAA-A*AA
- International Baccalaureate
- European Baccalaureate 85%
- Course specific
- GCE AS-level
- SQA Higher
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 78%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 80%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 89%
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Total Written: 61%
Total Coursework: 33%
Total Practical: 6%