BH101 - Bachelor of Science (Dean's Scholar)(Honours)

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RMIT program code: BH101
Plan name: Bachelor of Science (Dean's Scholar, Biology) (Honours)
Plan code: BH101BI
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 097606A

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

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
 

Credit transfer / recognition of prior learning

You may be eligible for credit or recognition of prior learning (RPL) toward your RMIT program. Please read the How to apply for credit information and complete the forms required. Please ensure that you submit this information by the relevant census date. Please submit your application through the RMIT Connect portal.

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Year One of Program

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cell Structure and Function12YesBIOL2146City Campus2232
Animal Structure and Function12YesBIOL2258City Campus2372
Introduction to Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12BIOL2256City Campus2510
BIOL2257Bundoora Campus1379
Scientific Skills and Communication12ONPS2334City Campus14851672
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Chemistry Options:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Chemistry of Materials 112YesCHEM1030City Campus2227
Chemistry Principles12YesCHEM1242City Campus22691459
AND

Select and complete One (1) of the following Mathematics Options:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Calculus and Analysis 112YesMATH1142City Campus2053
Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus25722523
AND

Select and complete One (1) of the following Physics Options

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Physics for Leaders12PHYS2124City Campus1445
Mechanics12PHYS2122City Campus1444
AND

Select and complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Biological Chemistry12YesBIOL2260City Campus2091
Genetics and Molecular Biology12YesBIOL2262City Campus2374
Animal Diversity12YesBIOL2151City Campus2235
Microbiology12YesBIOL2158City Campus2588
Plant Structure and Function12YesBIOL2156City Campus2236
Plant Diversity12YesBIOL2270City Campus2004
Ecology12YesENVI1009City Campus2114
Science Mentored Research Placement 112YesONPS1664City Campus3376
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cell and Tissue Culture12YesBIOL2264City Campus2028
Environmental Biotechnology12YesBIOL2324City Campus2038
Ecotoxicology12YesBIOL2162City Campus2203
Marine Biology12YesBIOL2255City Campus2411
Science Project12YesONPS2186City Campus14841470
The Professional Scientist12YesONPS2335City Campus14861473
Science Mentored Research Placement 212YesONPS1665City Campus3398
AND

Select and complete One (1) Course from any:

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

Physical Science Research Methods12YesONPS2412City Campus14871474
Project Planning12YesONPS2317City Campus16911670
Science Honours 112YesONPS2313City Campus16861663
Science Honours Project 112YesONPS2450City Campus17071675
Science Honours 212YesONPS2314City Campus16881665
Science Honours Project 212YesONPS2452City Campus15251454
Science Honours Project 312YesONPS2454City Campus14321415
Science Honours Project 412YesONPS2456City Campus14331416
 

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124 La Trobe Street Melbourne 3000

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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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