Chemistry (Level 3) Bioscience Entry Module

Module 1
Atomic Theory – inside the atom
Periodic Table of Elements
Bonding – how compounds are formed
Molecular Mass and Moles
Acids, Alkalis and pH

Module 2
Reactivity and Reactions
Electronic Structure of Atoms – Advanced Concepts
Focus on the p-block elements
Organic Chemistry
Reactions in Organic chemistry – how covalent bonds are broken

Module 3
Further Reactions in Organic Chemistry
Natural Organic Materials
Electrolytes and Buffers
Movement across Membranes
Free Radicals

Home Study

On receipt of application form and payment, you will be sent the following:

1) The course text book
2) Online access to course notes and lectures
3) Email from your course tutor detailing how to contact them

Each course online module includes:
• relevant text book references
• written short questions which are submitted to the tutor at the end of each module

Tutor support is available throughout the course and assessments will be returned with marks and comments.

A certificate will be awarded on the successful completion of the Foundation Course.


Time Commitment

The Chemistry Foundation Course is expected to require approximately 120 hours to complete in total. This includes reading and assignment time.

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CNELM is a collaborative partner of Middlesex University (MDX). The undergraduate and postgraduate courses we teach are validated and  quality  assured by MDX. You will receive an MDX award on successful completion and be invited to attend a graduation ceremony at their campus.

The NTEC accredits courses for nutritional therapy. The BSc (Hons) Nutritional Science and the MSc/PG Dip in Personalised Nutrition combined with CNELM’s Personalised Nutrition Practice Diploma (PNPD) are accredited by NTEC.

The CNHC is the voluntary regulator for complementary therapists including Nutritional Therapists. Following successful completion of one of our accredited routes to nutritional therapy practice you will be eligible to apply to register with CNHC as a Nutritional Therapist.

BANT is a professional body for Nutritional Therapists that have completed NTEC accredited courses, or have demonstrated having met the NTEC Core Curriculum and National Occupational Standards set by Skills for Health for nutritional therapy. Practitioner members of BANT are required to register with the CNHC.

The Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) has accredited CNELM’s Dietary Educator Certificate. On successful completion of this course you will be eligible to apply to register as a Dietary Educator with the FHT.

Students that meet verification standards for the ‘NLP Practitioner Certificate’ can apply to register with the Association for Neurolinguistic Programming ANLP.

Students registered with Qualifi that meet the outcomes of the Personalised Nutrition Practice Diploma (PNPD) Course assessed up to Level 6 will receive a Qualifi Endorsed Certificate. Qualifi is a recognised UK awarding organisation regulated in England by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual).