MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
DURATION OF STUDY
Two (2) Academic Years
EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES
The objectives of this programme shall be to:
GOAL OF THE PROGRAMME
PHILOSOPHY OF THE PROGRAMME
To enhance innovation, creativity and professionalism in Chemistry
The student shall be required to attend all classes, attend academic writing and seminar presentations to qualify for graduation for the award of Master of Science in Chemistry.
The University’s Common Regulations regarding students’ assessment shall apply. However, the following assessment procedures shall be taken into consideration.
a) Continuous Assessment
Continuous assessment will be done throughout the duration of the coursework. They will comprise of sitting tests, assignments. Sit in test shall constitute 25% of the total course marks while individual/ group assignment will constitute another 15% of the total course marks
b) Semester Examinations
They are usually the final examination for given course unit undertaken during the semester. Student shall be required to take end of semester examinations pertaining to the course units they have undertaken during the semester. Each semester examinations will constitute 60% of the total mark for the course unit.
MASTERS OF SCIENCE IN CHEMISTRY THESIS
Each student will be required to conduct a research on an approved topic within the course structure. The student will be subjected to continuous supervision. The Masters of Science in Chemistry Thesis shall be marked out of 100%. The thesis shall be equivalent to ten (10) units hence six (30) credit hours