Analytical Chemistry

Unit set code: NMIACH | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Discipline Minor
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After developing a solid grounding in science and mathematics from the core units in first year, this specific group of units allows you to pursue a breadth minor in Analytical Chemistry.

Analytical chemistry is a cornerstone of the chemical industry and has many applications including food, forensic, pharmaceutical, medical and environmental analyses. This chemistry minor includes hands-on training on modern analytical equipment including applications, theory of operation, optimisation, maintenance and troubleshooting to produce work ready graduates.

This minor is appropriate for student undertaking major studies in a range of science discipline areas who wish to complement their studies with some training in chemical instrumentation operation and interpretation.

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