AD012 - Associate Degree in Applied Science

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RMIT program code: AD012
Plan name: Associate Degree in Applied Science
Plan code: AD012
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 071869C

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 

All courses listed in Years 1 and 2 of the program, and appropriate electives.  All courses may not be offered each semester

Students enrolling into first year of this program, please select the section code AS17 (section code is located in brackets next to class numbers).

Students enrolling into the second year of this program, please select the section code AS16 (section code is located in brackets next to class numbers).

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Year One of Program

First year students wishing to complete the Food Science Stream, please select ONPS2433 - Introduction to Food Science and Technology.

Students wishing to complete the Bioscience stream, please select ONPS2430 - Introduction to Medical Science.

Students must select ONE stream only, not both.

Semester One - Complete all of the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Scientific Research Skills12BIOL2366City Campus1811 (AS17)
Chemistry12CHEM1256City Campus1809 (AS17)
Biological Principles12BIOL2365City Campus1810 (AS17)
Anatomy and Physiology12BIOL2361City Campus1812 (AS17)
AND

Semester Two - Complete all of the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Biochemical Principles12YesBIOL2363City Campus1759 (AS17)
Health and Nutrition12OHTH2147City Campus1760 (AS17)
1769 (HS17)
Introduction to Genetics and Microbiology12YesONPS2429City Campus1758 (AS17)
AND

Select One (1) Course from the following:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Introduction to Food Science and Technology (AD)12YesONPS2433City Campus1761 (AS17)
Introduction to Medical Science12YesONPS2430City Campus1762 (AS17)
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Continuing students enrolling into second year should check with Program Coordinator or Program Administrator for advice on possible course repeats and correct section codes prior to enrolling.

Please select two core courses in Semester 1 and two courses from either the Food Science stream OR Bioscience stream.  AND

Please select three core courses in Semester 2 and one course from either the Food Science stream OR Bioscience stream.

Students cannot enrol into courses from both streams.

Bioscience elective is ONPS2164 - Medicines, Drugs and Poisons. Please search for this elective on the University elective webpage. 

Semester One - Complete all of the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Microbiology (AD)12YesBIOL2368City Campus1813 (AS16)
Data Analysis (AD)12MATH2210City Campus1814 (AS16)
AND
{

Complete the following Two (2) Courses from the Food Science Stream:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Food Science (Proteins, Lipids and Carbohydrates)12YesONPS2428City Campus1815 (AS16)
Food Safety & Quality12YesOHTH2149City Campus1816 (AS16)
OR

Complete the following Two (2) Courses from Biosciences Stream:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cell Biology and Tissue Culture12YesONPS2427City Campus1817 (AS16)
Molecular Biology and Genetics12YesONPS2431City Campus1818 (AS16)
}
AND

Semester Two - Complete all of the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Biochemistry12YesBIOL2364City Campus1763 (AS16)
Applied Microbiology12YesBIOL2362City Campus1764 (AS16)
Professional Practice in Applied Science12YesONPS2432City Campus1765 (AS16)
AND
{

Complete the following One (1) Course from the Food Science Stream:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Applied Nutrition (AD)12YesOHTH2148City Campus1766 (AS16)
OR

Select One (1) Course from Biosciences Stream:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

There are currently no classes scheduled to satisfy this requirement.
}
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Judith McCann

School of Vocational Engineering, Health and Sciences

Building 51, Level 7, Room 5

80-92 Victoria Street, Carlton South VIC 3053

Tel +61 3 9925 8366

Fax +61 3 9925 4144

Email: judith.mccann@rmit.edu.au

 

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

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Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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