Bachelor of Science

Chemistry

Program of Study Credit Points
Core Units for this Major
Complete 12 credit points from the following units:
12 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
MTHS110 Quantitative Skills and Applications 6  
MTHS120 Calculus and Linear Algebra 1 6  
MTHS130 Calculus and Linear Algebra 2 6  
STAT100 Introduction to Statistical Modelling 6  
And complete the following units: 12 cps
CHEM110 Chemistry I 6  
CHEM120 Chemistry II 6  
And complete 12 credit points from the following units: 12 cps
BIOL110 Biology I 6  
BIOL120 Biology II 6  
GEOL110 Our Blue Planet 6  
GEOL120 Dynamic Earth 6  
PHYS131 Applied Physics I 6  
PHYS132 Applied Physics II 6  
#Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete 18 credit points from the following units:
18 cps
CHEM204 Biological and Organic Chemistry 6  
CHEM210 Quantum and Thermal Structure 6  
CHEM220 Chemical Reactivity 6  
CHEM250 Analytical Chemistry 6  
And complete 24 credit points from the following units: 24 cps
CHEM302 Organic Structure and Reactivity 6  
CHEM303 Medicinal Chemistry 6  
CHEM305 Applied Physical Chemistry 6  
CHEM306 Materials Chemistry 6  
FSC310 Forensic Chemistry 6  
PHYS301 Microscopic to Macroscopic Physics and Chemistry 6  
#Students undertaking a second major must be aware that a unit common to both majors at 200/300-level counts towards one major only. In these circumstances students are to select a Listed Unit from the relevant Major.  
Course Requirements 66 cps

To achieve an overall total of 144 credit points candidates must complete a further 66 credit points by either:
Completing ONE Minor, Listed Units and Elective Units;
or
Completing a Second Major and Elective Units;
or
Completing the Listed Units for this Major and Elective Units.

 
Group 1 - Listed Units for candidates undertaking this Major
Candidates completing TWO Majors complete 0 credit points.
Candidates completing ONE Major and ONE Minor MUST complete 6 credit points at 200 level from the following units;
or
Candidates completing ONE Major must complete 24 credit points at 200-level from the following units:
0-24 cps
AMTH246 Mathematical Methods in the Sciences 6  
ASTY221 Introduction to Astronomy and Astrophysics 6  
BCHM210 Introductory Molecular Biology and Biochemistry I 6  
GEOL202 Introductory Palaeontology 6  
GEOL208 Structural and Metamorphic Geology 6  
MICR220 Introductory Microbiology 6  
PHAR232 Pharmacology for Research 6  
PHYS204 Electromagnetism I 6  
PHYS207 Fluid Mechanics 6  
PHYS211 Introduction to Electronics 6  
PMTH212 Multivariable Calculus 6  
PMTH213 Linear Algebra 6  
SCI210 Introduction to Scientific Programming 6  
STAT210 Statistical Modelling and Experimental Design 6  
Group 2 - Listed Units for candidates undertaking this Major
Candidates completing TWO majors complete 0 credit points.
Candidates completing ONE Major and ONE Minor MUST complete 6 credit points at 300 level from the following units;
or
Candidates completing ONE Major must complete 18 credit points at 300-level from the following units:
0-18 cps
BCHM310 Proteins - The Machines of Life 6  
BTEC360 Biotechnology and Advanced Molecular Biology 6  
GEOL311 Palaeontology and Stratigraphy 6  
GEOL313 Environmental Geology 6  
PHAR370 Molecular Basis of Therapeutics 6  
PHYS311 Digital Electronic Systems 6  
PHYS313 Applied Photonics 6  
PSIO411 Human and Mammalian Physiology 6  
SCI395 Science Report 6  
Elective Units
Complete 0 to 24 credit points with not more than 12 credit points at 100-level.
0-24 cps
The number of credit points and level will vary depending on whether candidates undertake ONE or TWO Majors or ONE Major and ONE Minor.
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University subject to candidates meeting overall prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.
 
Total 144 cps

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