Discovering Science: Chemical Products

Paul Taylor, University of Leeds

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For centuries natural materials have been used by people to meet their daily needs. Discover how scientists are using their knowledge of the molecular structure of naturally occurring compounds to develop new and exciting materials. From clothing to tooth enamel, the possibilities are endless. You’ll also consider the chemistry behind the development of everyday consumer, and consider the ethics behind the products you use.

The course is suitable for anyone with a general interest in chemistry; no previous knowledge or experience is required.

If you are working in the field of science and would like to practice and improve your science writing skills, this course is designed to support you as a professional. By completing all aspects of the course you will have achieved 14 hours of CPD time.

If you intend to complete the Discovering Science program, it is recommended that you complete Discovering Science: Science Writing before starting this course, however this course can still be studied independently.

Dates:
  • 23 November 2020
  • 28 September 2020
  • 6 July 2020
  • 9 March 2020
  • 11 November 2019
  • 11 March 2019
  • 12 November 2018
  • 5 March 2018
  • 13 November 2017
  • 6 March 2017
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  • Language: English Gb

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