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Higher Education Learn Chemistry for higher education features resources for use in higher education chemistry teaching, designed for use in any relevant higher education course. These resources cover context and problem based learning (C/PBL), business skills for chemists, and the transition between A-level and to higher education chemistry. These resources have been produced as part of the National HE STEM Programme.

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what-is-chartered-chemist...
This video features people talking about what Chartered status is, how they obtained it and...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate ...
Subjects: INSET & CPD
health-and-safety-essenti...
This training resource provides postgraduate students and university researchers with the...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate ...
business-skills-and-comme...
This website ties in key real life case studies from industry. It is aimed at undergraduate...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
how-can-heis-and-smes-int... RSC Recommended
This student-led project looks at how higher education institutions (HEIs) and small and...
TeacherStudent Teacher
Subjects: Chemistry in society,Industrial...
commercial-skills-introdu...
This is an introduction and overview to five Commerical Skills Modules for Chemists. It...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Investigative work,Asking...
commercial-skills-innovat...
This module asks teams of students to evaluate a number of potential projects, with a...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Investigative work,Asking...
commercial-skills-project...
This module asks teams of students to identify the route to market, and produce a ‘project...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Investigative work,Asking...
future-cities-project-c-p... RSC Recommended
This problem-based case study sets chemistry within the 'real' context of a...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Chemistry in society,Scientific &...
chemistrys-interfaces-the...
This resource is designed as an introduction to the science of metal and semiconductor...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Chemistry in society,Using scientific...
commercial-skills-feasibi...
In this module students are asked to summarise and critique two out of the five...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Asking questions,Preliminary...
commercial-skills-market-...
This module asks teams of students to estimate the market value of a number of potential...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Investigative work,Asking...
commercial-skills-finance
This module asks teams of students to assess the financial impacts of two projects with a...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Investigative work,Asking...
molecules-against-malaria...
This medicinal chemistry case study is designed to introduce students to the development of...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Data & its...
faster-greener-chemistry-...
This context-based case study is laboratory-based and focuses on the synthesis,...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Data & its...
nanochemistry-c-pbl
This context based case study investigates the use of nanomaterials for the development of...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Data & its...
work-placements-a-guide-f...
A guide to explain and answer your questions around industrial placements, as well as case...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate ...
running-industrial-placem...
This is a guide for university industrial placement coordinators, and chemistry departments,...
Teacher Teacher
work-placements-graduate-...
A guide to explain and answer your questions around industrial placements, as well as case...
TeacherStudent Postgraduate &...
applying-for-chartered-ch...
This document explains what Chartered Chemist status is, what its benefits are, how you...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate ...
Subjects: INSET & CPD
teaching-professional-ski...
This is a guide for university chemistry departments, and the people involved in the running...
Teacher Teacher
scientific-career-paths-a... RSC Recommended
Nobel Laureates share their insights and experiences on working in industry and academia...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate ...
Subjects: Chemistry in action,Chemistry in...
a-dip-in-the-dribble-rive...
This is a problem-based case study investigating of the environmental impact of river pollution.
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Planning,Collecting, recording &...
tales-of-the-riverbank-en...
This problem-based case study looks at the environmental problems found within the fictitious...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Planning,Collecting, recording &...
launch-a-lab-analyse-org-...
This problem-based case study involves tendering for a large contract to analyse the organic...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Collecting, recording & presenting...
using-pbl-to-develop-skil...
This article explains how a problem-based learning approach to chemistry module design can...
Teacher 16 to Teacher
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Careers...
what-makes-a-good-post-do... RSC Recommended
Nobel Laureates share their advice for general job and post-doctorate applications in this...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate ...
Subjects: Chemistry in action,Careers in/from chemistry
new-drugs-for-old-pharmac...
This is a problem-based case study looks at the isolation, identification and synthesis of a...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Planning,Collecting, recording &...
business-skills-for-chemi...
This website provides lectures, workshops and group work resources covering the topics...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Influences on decision making,Industrial...
pale-horse-analytical-che...
This problem-based case study sets analytical chemistry within the context of a forensic...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Planning,Collecting, recording &...
when-chewing-gum-loses-it...
This probelm-based learning resource is designed to help students to develop approaches which...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Data & its...
design-your-own-fireworks... RSC Recommended
This C/PBL resource asks undergraduate students to design, organise and run a simluated...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate ...
chemistrys-interfaces-geo...
This C/PBL resource is an introduction to geochemistry in the context of the geological and...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Polymers,Polymer structures,Properties of...
chemistrys-interfaces-nut...
This C/PBL resource is an introduction to some of the most important aspects of chemical...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Chemistry in society,Using scientific...
how-to-deal-with-failure RSC Recommended
Nobel Laureates offer their advice on how to get through setbacks and difficult times, based...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate ...
Subjects: Chemistry in action,Scientific ideas &...
oral-communication-skills...
This resource focuses on oral presentations and outlines an exercise students can do to...
Teacher Undergraduate
Subjects: Development of scientific...
you-are-what-you-ate-c-pb...
This C/PBL resource looks at the metabolic causes and incidence of obesity in the cultural...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Applications of chemistry,Everyday life...
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