Programme Description

Programme Description

University of Malta

International School for Foundation Studies

Certificate in Foundation Studies in Science (Chemistry)
(Cert. FS(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2020)


Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

FST0121 Technical and Academic English Writing 5 ECTS
FST0122 Technical and Academic English Reading 5 ECTS
FST0511 Research and Reasoning 2 ECTS
IFS0125 Technical and Academic English Listening 5 ECTS
IFS0126 English Grammar and Logic 5 ECTS
IFS0609 Introduction to Cell Biology 2 ECTS
IFS0705 Principles of Physical Chemistry 4 ECTS
IFS0706 Principles of Inorganic Chemistry 4 ECTS
IFS0707 Principles of Experimental Chemistry 4 ECTS

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

FST0606 Human Biology 1 6 ECTS
FST0703 Biological Chemistry 1 6 ECTS
IFS0301 General Mathematics 1 5 ECTS

Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

IFS0302 General Mathematics 2 5 ECTS
IFS0708 Principles of Organic Chemistry 4 ECTS

Last Updated: 17 July 2020
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The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.