BH095 - Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Eng)(Hons)/Bachelor of Biomedical Sci (Pharmaceutical Sci)

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RMIT program code: BH095
Plan name: Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical Eng)(Hons)/Bachelor of Biomedical Sci (Pharmaceutical Sci)
Plan code: BH095CEHDD
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 079630F

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2019 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:

  • All core course requirements of the program including electives to a total of 504 credit points. For detailed information about technical electives / employability foci click here 
  • Before enrolling in a course, you must have satisfactorily completed any prerequisite requirements.  Please click on the 'yes' link to check prerequisites.
  • You must repeat any failed core course/s at the earliest opportunity.
  • Ensure that all applications for credit transfers and Recognition of Prior Learning have been submitted prior to the relevant census dates.
  • Refer to the Course Guides for further course specific information by clicking on the course title.
  • For some courses, students are expected to attend lab sessions at Bundoora East campus. See the timetable for more information.
  • If you are a midyear entrant, click here for enrolment information.
  • If you have any questions/concerns, please submit your query via StudentManagement Portal (SMP) 
  • When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three, Four and Five of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

    IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

    Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

  • Not all courses listed are available each semester.

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Year One of Program

For academic advice, please contact the Year 1 Coordinator:

Dr Liam Ward

Tel: +61 3 9925 1713

Email: liam.ward@rmit.edu.au

Semester One - Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cell Structure and Function12YesBIOL2146City Campus1247
Introduction to Professional Engineering Practice12OENG1166City Campus1625 (FF)
Chemistry of Materials 112YesCHEM1030City Campus1302
Engineering Mathematics B12YesMATH2128City Campus1145
Chemical Engineering Fundamentals12PROC2077City Campus1628 (FF)
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Medicines, Drugs and Poisons12ONPS2164Bundoora Campus1876
Chemistry of Materials 212YesCHEM1031City Campus1296
Introduction to Chemical Engineering Design12PROC2076City Campus1590 (FF)
Mathematics and Statics12YesMATH2129City Campus1158
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

For academic advice, please contact the Year 2 Coordinator:

Dr Linhua Fan

Tel: +61 3 9925 3692

Email: linhua.fan@rmit.edu.au

Semester One - Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 112YesBIOL1177Bundoora Campus1727
Mathematics for Engineers12YesMATH1122City Campus1169
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 212YesBIOL1181Bundoora Campus1680
Introduction to Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12BIOL2256City Campus1260
BIOL2257Bundoora Campus1261
Numerical Methods/Statistics for Engineers12YesMATH2114City Campus1164
Heat and Mass Transfer12PROC2082City Campus1591 (FF)
Reaction Engineering12YesPROC2083City Campus1592 (FF)
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Please refer to the following website whilst choosing University Electives:

http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/studentelectives  

 

When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three, Four and Five of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

 

For academic advice, please contact your Year 3 Coordinator:

Dr Nicky Eshtiaghi

Tel: +61 3 9925 9554

Email: nicky.eshtiaghi@rmit.edu.au

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

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Process Principles12YesPROC2078City Campus1629 (FF)
Fluid Flow and Particle Mechanics12PROC2079City Campus1630 (FF)
Process Thermodynamics12YesPROC2080City Campus1631 (FF)
AND

Semester Two - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Process Systems Design12YesPROC2088City Campus1593 (FF)
Process Plant Design and Economics12YesPROC2089City Campus1594 (FF)
Process Control and Simulation12YesPROC2090City Campus1595 (FF)
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

Please note: In 2018 students can choose either PROC2121 or PROC2093

Please refer to the following website whilst choosing University Electives:

http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/studentelectives  

 

When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three, Four and Five of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

For academic advice, please contact the Year 4 Coordinator:

Professor Douglas Swinbourne

Tel: +61 3 9925 2201

Email: drs@rmit.edu.au

Semester One - Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Pharmacology of Therapeutic Agents 112YesONPS2493Bundoora Campus1988
Transfer Processes12YesPROC2085City Campus1633 (FF)
Chemical Engineering Computer Design12YesPROC2121City Campus1636 (FF)
Engineering Experimental Investigations12YesPROC2084City Campus1632 (FF)
Human Physiology 1 - Body Systems12YesBIOL2043Bundoora Campus1723
AND

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

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Principles of Toxicology12YesONPS2387Bundoora Campus1878
Pharmacology of Therapeutic Agents 212YesONPS2494Bundoora Campus1879
Human Physiology 2: Body Systems12YesBIOL2044Bundoora Campus1677
 
AND

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Year Five of Program

Please note: In 2018 students can choose either PROC2121 or PROC2093

Please refer to the following website whilst choosing University Electives:

http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/studentelectives  

When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three ,Four  and five of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

For academic advice, please contact the Chemical Engineering Program Manager:

Dr Greg Griffin

Tel: +61 3 9925 2200

Email: gregory.griffin@rmit.edu.au

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

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Environmental and Hazard Analysis12YesPROC2086City Campus1634 (FF)
Engineering Capstone Project Part A12YesOENG1167City Campus1626 (FF)1589 (FF)
Drug Research and Development12YesONPS2305Bundoora Campus1990
Chemical Engineering Design Project 112PROC2126City Campus3338 (FF)
AND

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

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Preclinical Drug Testing12YesONPS2307Bundoora Campus1880
Engineering Capstone Project Part B12YesOENG1168City Campus1627 (FF)3203 (FF)
Chemical Engineering Design Project 212YesPROC2127City Campus3306 (FF)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 

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Program structure enquiries

Program Manager: Dr Greg Griffin

College of Science, Engineering and Health

Academic Services Centre CBD

Tel: +61 3 9925 2090

Email: https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

Material fees

Some courses and programs have material fees (fees for field trips, goods or services) associated with them. In most cases these charges are not compulsory, but are levied by the teaching school for materials they purchase on your behalf for use in your studies. Go to the Material Fees web page to check the material fees for your program and courses.

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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

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

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

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