Bachelor of Science Education Honours Degree in Chemistry (BScEdH)4 years

A prospective student must meet the following requirements: 

  • have obtained a Pass at A-Level in Chemistry
  • have  one of the following subjects or their  recognized equivalents; Chemistry, Biology, Geography, Mathematics and Physics, or (Physical Science)
  • have a pass at O-Level in both English Language and Mathematics.


Part I
Code                     Description

CH101                   Physical Chemistry I
CH102                   Inorganic & Analytical Chemistry I
CH103                   Organic Chemistry I
CH105                   General Chemistry
MT109                   Mathematics for Chemists
PH121                  Physics for Chemists
PC103                    Communication Skills
PC105                    Psychological foundations of Education
PC106                    Philosophical foundations of Education 
PC107                    Sociological foundations of Education    

Part II

CH201                   Physical Chemistry II      
CH202                   Inorganic Chemistry II
CH203                  Organic Chemistry II
CH204                  Analytical Chemistry II  
CH211                   Further Physical Chemistry 
CH212                   Further Inorganic Chemistry      
PC104                    Citizenship Education
CS101                    Introduction to Computers
PC301                    Curriculum Design, Implementation & Evaluation
PC206                    Pedagogics in Science Teaching                
AS203                    Secondary School Experience
HS101                    HIV/AIDS Education

Part III

CH301                  Physical Chemistry III
CH302                  Inorganic Chemistry III  
CH303                  Organic Chemistry III
CH304                  Analytical Chemistry
CH312                  Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
CH311                  Advanced Physical Chemistry
CH313                  Further Organic Chemistry
CH314                  Further Analytical Chemistry
CH323                   Advanced Organic Chemistry     
CH324                   Advanced Analytical Chemistry 
CH370/PC370         PROJECT            
PC401                    Curriculum Issues in Science
AS403                    Final Applied Science Education

Part IV

Students should select an equivalent of at least four (4) credits from the following courses, whichever are on offer.

CH461                   Catalysis & Corrosion Chemistry
CH422                   Bio-Inorganic Chemistry
CH433                   Synthesis Methods II & Advanced Spectroscopy              
CH424                   Environmental Chemistry
CH451                   Industrial Process Chemistry
CH421                   Atmospheric Chemistry               
CH442                   Further Solid State Chemistry
CH441                   Statistical Thermodynamics
CH453                   Polymer Chemistry
CH423                   Medicinal Chemistry
CH454                   Thermal Analysis
PC102                    Research Methods & Statistics