BH087 - Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering) (Honours)/Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)

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RMIT program code: BH087
Plan name: Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Engineering) (Honours)/Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)
Plan code: BH087SCBDD
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 079781B

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

For students who commence their study in this program from 1 January 2016 onwards, please note that some courses listed in this structure will have their course marks count toward your program's weighted average mark. Your weighted average mark will determine the honours level of your award once you have completed the program. If a course counts toward your weighted average mark, that fact will be stated in its course guide. In Enrolment Online, after you completed your course enrolment, you will be notified which of the enrolled courses will count toward the weighted average mark.

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 
AND  Year Five of Program
 

For more information about the weighted average mark, please click here
 

To graduate you must complete the following:

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Year One of Program

Complete the following Nine (9) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cell Structure and Function12YesBIOL2146City Campus1548
Chemistry of Materials 112YesCHEM1030City Campus1384
Engineering Practice 1 (Skills for Engineering)12CIVE1185City Campus1642
Engineering Mathematics B12YesMATH2128City Campus3186
Introduction to Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12YesBIOL2256City Campus1520
BIOL2257Bundoora Campus1539
Chemistry of Materials 212YesCHEM1031City Campus1414
Chemical Engineering Fundamentals12PROC2077City Campus1664
Chemical Engineering Design12PROC2076City Campus1625
Mathematics and Statics12YesMATH2129City Campus3138
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Complete the following Nine (9) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Process Thermodynamics12YesPROC2080City Campus1667
Mathematics for Engineers12YesMATH1122City Campus2726
Fluid Flow and Particle Mechanics12PROC2079City Campus1666
Microbiology12YesBIOL2158City Campus1551
Genetics and Molecular Biology12YesBIOL2262City Campus1522
Numerical Methods/Statistics for Engineers12YesMATH2114City Campus3133
Heat and Mass Transfer12PROC2082City Campus1626
Reaction Engineering12YesPROC2083City Campus1627
Biological Chemistry12YesBIOL2260City Campus1599
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Note: The Sixth course for Year 3 is Bioinformatics BIOL2254,

The seventh course for Year 3 is Immunology ONPS 2388,

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Process Principles12YesPROC2078City Campus1665
Chemical Engineering Specialisation12YesPROC2087City Campus1671
Laboratory and Fieldwork Safety12YesPUBH1369City Campus3290
Food Microbiology12YesONPS2113City Campus1757
Functional Genomics and Proteomics12YesBIOL2267Bundoora Campus1540
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Gene Technologies12YesBIOL2184Bundoora Campus1556
Environmental Biotechnology12YesBIOL2324City Campus1555
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Engineering Experimental Investigations12YesPROC2084City Campus1668
Transfer Processes12YesPROC2085City Campus1669
Environmental and Hazard Analysis12YesPROC2086City Campus1670
Industrial Microbiology12YesONPS2116Bundoora Campus1558
Process Systems Design12YesPROC2088City Campus1628
Process Plant Design and Economics12YesPROC2089City Campus1629
Process Control and Simulation12YesPROC2090City Campus1630
Advanced Chemical Engineering Specialisation 312YesPROC2095City Campus1632
 
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Year Five of Program

As an alternative to Ecotoxicology, you can select The Ecosphere ENVI1009, which is offered in Semester 2,

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Process Systems Integration12YesPROC2091City Campus1672
Research Project24YesPROC2114City Campus1673
Design Project24YesPROC1025City Campus1624
Science Project12YesONPS2186City Campus14031464
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Ecotoxicology12YesBIOL2162City Campus1518
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cell and Tissue Culture12YesBIOL2264City Campus1554
Environmental Biotechnology12YesBIOL2324City Campus1555
 

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Program structure enquiries

Assoc. Prof Trevor Stevenson

School of Science

Bundoora West Campus

Building 223, Level 1, Room 71

Pleanty Road, Bundoora VIC 3083

Tel: +61 9925 7138

Fax: +61 9925 5290

Email: trevor.stevenson@rmit.edu.au

 

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