MSci Chemistry with Study in Continental Europe

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First year language

You will take one of the following language units in your first year. You will be able to choose a unit appropriate for your level of experience with the language.

BeginnersPost GCSEPost A level

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Second year language

You will take one of the following language units in your second year. These units give specific skills relevant to studying science in a foreign language in your year away from Bristol. The intermediate level units are designed for students who took beginners level units in their first-year of study; all other students will take the advanced level units.

IntermediateAdvanced

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Timetable

The following sample timetable shows the typical contact hours for a first year student taking Spanish as their language option. Please note that the times of classes shown are for illustration only and will definitely be different for a given individual!

 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9.00 - 10.00     Mathematics for Chemists drop-in Chemistry tutorial Chemistry lecture
10.00 - 11.00 Chemistry lecture Chemistry lecture  
11.00 - 12.00   Spanish seminar Mathematics for Chemists problem class
12.00 - 13.00 Chemistry lecture Chemistry lecture Spanish class
13.00 - 14.00     Wednesday afternoons are kept free for extra-curricular activities including sports    
14.00 - 15.00 Chemistry laboratory
15.00 - 16.00
16.00 - 17.00
17.00 - 18.00  

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Placements

The third year of your course you be carried out at a European university. You will study a variety of courses at your placement institution alongside distance learning material delivered through the Bristol ChemLabS Dynamic Laboratory Manual. A wide choice of universities is available including the following destinations where we have recently placed students:

  • Bordeaux (France)
  • Darmstadt (Germany)
  • Dijon (France)
  • Grenoble (France)
  • Heidelberg (Germany)
  • Lausanne (Switzerland)
  • Lille (France)
  • Montpellier (France)
  • Perugia (Italy)
  • Salamanca (Spain)

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Transfer possibilities

 Year 1Year 2Year 3
 AutumnSpringSummerAutumnSpringSummerAutumnSpringSummer
Chemistry BSc    
Chemistry MSci    
Chemistry with Industrial Experince MSci      
Chemistry with Study Abroad MSci      
StraightforwardPossible under certain circumstancesNot possible

Please note the following

  • Transfer to the Chemistry with Industrial Experience programme is not normally possible after the first term in the first year.
  • Transfer to the Chemistry with Study Abroad MSci programme is possible in the second year but becomes increasingly difficult due to demand for placements on this programme.
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