Master of Science Program in Chemistry
                                                                                                         (International Program)
                                                                                                          Revised Program 2018
Name of Institution                              Mahidol University
Campus/Faculty/Department            Department of Chemistry Faculty of Science                                                                                                          

                                                                                        Section 1 General Information
1. Curriculum Name   :  Master of Science Program in Chemistry (International Program)
2. Name of Degree and Section  :  Master of Science (Chemistry)
     Abbreviation  :  M.Sc. (Chemistry)
3. Number of credits required for the program   At least 36 credits
4. Curriculum Characteristics
     4.1 Curriculum type : Master’s Degreee
     4.2 Language : English
     4.3 Recruitment : Both Thai and international students
     4.4 Cooperation with Other Universities : Program only in Mahidol University
     4.5 Degrees Offered to the Graduates : One degree of One Major

Curriculum and Lecturers  
       Number of Credits At least 36 credits
       Curriculum Structure
             (1) Plan A1
              The curriculum structure complies with the Thai Qualifications Framework for Higher Education (TQF) 2015, which consists of
             (2) Plan A2   
             The curriculum structure complies with the Thai Qualifications Framework for Higher Education (TQF) 2015, which consists of   
                     Compulsory courses18credits 
                     Elective courses not less than6credits 
            Total not less than36credits 
Course List  
       (1) Compulsory Courses 18 credits  
       Credit (lecture-practice-self study)
SCCH 701Frontiers in Chemistry3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 702Chemical Safety and Risk Management1 (1-0-2)
SCCH 703Scientific Communications1 (1-0-2)
SCCH 704Seminar in Chemistry1 (1-0-2)
SCCH 705Progress in Chemistry*3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 706Research Skill Development I*3 (3-0-6)
 Note: * denotes a course with S/U grading scheme. 
     In addition, with a consent of an academic advisor and a course coordinator, students must take two (6 credits) of the following courses.
SCCH 711Organic Structure Determination3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 712Molecular Structures and Functions3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 731Advanced Techniques in Analytical Chemistry3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 732Instrumental Analysis Laboratory3 (1-6-4)
SCCH 763Inorganic Structure and Bonding3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 764Characterization Techniques in Inorganic Chemistry3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 778Physico-Chemical Techniques3 (2-3-5)
SCCH 785Advanced Physical Chemistry3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 801Environmental Materials3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 802Lignocellulosic Chemistry3 (3-0-6) #
       (2) Elective Courses At least 6 credits  
SCCH 713Advanced Organic Synthesis3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 714Advanced Organic Reaction Mechanism3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 715Frontiers in Medicinal Chemistry3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 716Chemical Biology3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 717Advanced Natural Product Chemistry**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 718Asymmetric Synthesis**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 719Advanced Heterocyclic Chemistry**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 720Current Topics in Organic Chemistry**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 733Separation Techniques3 (3-0-6)
# new course  
Credit (lecture-practice-self study)
SCCH 734Fluidic Technology for Analytical Science3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 735Chemometrics3 (2-3-5)
SCCH 736Solution Chemistry3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 737Environmental Chemistry**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 738Special Topics in Analytical Chemistry**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 754Organotransition Metal Chemistry3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 757Solid State Chemistry3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 765Main Group Chemistry3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 766Inorganic Reaction Mechanisms3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 767NMR Spectroscopy in Inorganic Chemistry**3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 768Special Topics in Inorganic Chemistry**3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 769Bioinorganic Chemistry: from Metals in Biology to Modern Applications**3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 771Quantum Chemistry3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 772Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 774Chemical Kinetics and Molecular Dynamics3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 775Modern Chemical Physics**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 776Mathematical Methods**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 779Surface Chemistry and Advanced Electrochemistry**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 780Special Topics in Physical Chemistry**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 781Special Topics in Chemical Physics**3 (3-0-6)
SCCH 803Chemistry of Waste and Pollution3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 804Concepts in Sustainability3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 805Natural Fibers3 (3-0-6) #
SCCH 806Industrial Chemistry**3 (3-0-6) #
               Note: ** denotes an elective course for Ph.D. students. However, pending approval of an academic advisor and a course coordinator, any M.Sc. student can enroll in this course.
              # new course  
              In addition to the elective courses shown above, students may choose to enroll in any other international courses offered within or outside Mahidol University, pending approval of the advisor and the program director. Students can enroll in any compulsory courses in the program to fulfill the elective credit requirement.
(3) Thesis  
SCCH 698Thesis12 (0-36-0)
SCCH 798Thesis36 (0-108-0)
Study Plan  
            (1) Plan A1  
      YearFirst SemesterSecond Semester
        1SCCH 798 Thesis 9                                   (0-27-0)SCCH 798 Thesis 9                    (0-27-0)
 Total 9 creditsTotal 9 credits
        2SCCH 798 Thesis 9                                    (0-27-0)SCCH 798 Thesis 9 (0-27-0)
 Total 9 creditsTotal 9 credits
             (2) Plan A2  
      YearFirst SemesterSecond Semester
         1SCCH 701 Frontiers in Chemistry              3 (3-0-6)SCCH 704 Seminar in Chemistry              1(1-0-2)
 SCCH 702 Chemical Safety and                 1(1-0-2)SCCH 705 Progress in Chemistry             3(3-0-6)
                     Risk ManagementSCCH 698 Thesis                                        4(0-12-0)
 SCCH 703 Scientific                                     1(1-0-2)Elective Courses                                         6 credits
                     CommunicationsTotal 14 credits
 SCCH 706 Research Skill                             3 (3-0-6) 
                     Development I 
 Compulsory Courses                                     6 credits 
 Total 14 credits 
         2SCCH 698 Thesis                                          4(0-12-0)SCCH 698 Thesis                                          4(0-12-0)
 Total 4 creditsTotal 4 credits