Chemistry has improved lives by revealing the secrets behind how medicine works and how to make our world greener. These are just some of the things that you will learn from the Diploma in Applied Chemistry with Pharmaceutical Science (DACP) course.
The DACP course provides the learning environment for you to conduct research on, test and synthesise new chemicals and drugs. By the end of the course, you will be able to solve problems independently and experience what it is like to work at the frontiers of investigative chemistry.
Through a specially developed progressive learning strategy, you will be imparted with knowledge acquisition skills on fundamental Chemistry principles during your first year. In
the second year, you are equipped with the skills to perform chemical investigations and interpretation of results using real-life
situations. During your third year, you will be able to develop and optimise new products or methods to improve lives, igniting
your creativity skills.
Upon graduation, you will be ready to contribute to the chemical pharmaceutical industry or further your studies in tertiary institutions.
Our Unique Selling Points
Only diploma course in Singapore that combines applied chemistry with pharmaceutical science.
Forensics is offered in the curriculum.
Specialise in either Medicinal Chemistry Research option or Industrial Chemistry option.
Work attachment or dedicated research experience with local and overseas institutions.
Elective modules of your choice for further career or study advancement.
Science that improves lives
"This inspiring course has prepared me well for a future career and education where Science improves lives in everyday living."
Tan Yu Hui Applied Chemistry with Pharmaceutical Science Course Gold Medallist 2013 Megachem Gold Medal winner GSK Medicinal Chemistry Award recipient Perkin-Elmer Book Prize winner
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