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

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RMIT program code: BH101
Plan name: Bachelor of Science (Dean's Scholar, Chemistry) (Honours)
Plan code: BH101CH
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 097608K

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2020 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
 

The university's policy and procedures can be found at:

Weighted average mark (WAM).

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- A recommended full-time study load is 48 credit points or Four (4) courses equivalent each semester.

- Total number of credit points needed to complete this bachelor's degree is 384 credit points or 32 courses equivalent. 

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Credit Transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

At RMIT you can apply for credit so your previous learning or experience counts toward your RMIT program.

Lodge the relevant credit/RPL form(s) on the RMIT Connect Student Portal as soon as possible along with all your supporting documents, e.g. transcript, resume, reference letters etc. to ensure you can enrol the correct courses for the semester. 

Note: Non-compliance to the Enroment Program Structure (EPS) can result in delay of graduation and/or need to take additional courses.

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To graduate you must complete the following:

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Year One of Program

The recommended enrolment sequence is -

Semester 1:

CHEM1030, BIOL2146 (VCE) or ENVI1142 (Non-VCE), PHYS2122 (VCE) or PHYS2124 (Non-VCE), MATH2123 or MATH1142

Semester 2:

CHEM1031, CHEM1257, ONPS2334, a University Elective

 

Mid-year entry and part-time students can seek enrolment advice by lodging a new RMIT Connect query.

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Chemistry of Materials 112YesCHEM1030City Campus3158 (FF)
Analytical Science12YesCHEM1257City Campus3352
Chemistry of Materials 212YesCHEM1031City Campus3115 (FF)
Scientific Skills and Communication12ONPS2334City Campus33423332
AND

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

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cell Structure and Function12YesBIOL2146City Campus3118
Life on Earth12YesENVI1142City Campus33093291
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 Campus3172
Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus32103173
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 Campus3144
Mechanics12PHYS2122City Campus3143
AND

Select and complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

The recommended enrolment sequence is -

Semester 1:

CHEM1039, CHEM1041, CHEM1053, a University Elective

Semester 2:

CHEM1040, CHEM1042, CHEM1054, ONPS1664

 

Mid-year entry and part-time students can seek enrolment advice by lodging a new RMIT Connect query.

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Analytical Spectroscopy12YesCHEM1053City Campus3455
Chemistry Laboratory 2A12YesCHEM1041City Campus3363
Chemistry Theory 2A12YesCHEM1039City Campus3350 (FF)
Science Mentored Research Placement 112YesONPS1664City Campus3087
Chemistry Laboratory 2B12YesCHEM1042City Campus3358
Chemistry Theory 2B12YesCHEM1040City Campus3359
Instrumental and Environmental Analysis12YesCHEM1054City Campus3357
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

The recommended enrolment sequence is -

Semester 1:

CHEM1067, CHEM1069, CHEM1079, ONPS1665

Semester 2:

CHEM1068, CHEM1080, ONPS2186, ONPS2335

Please note: ONPS2335 should be taken in Semester 2. 

Mid-year entry and part-time students can seek enrolment advice by lodging a new RMIT Connect query.

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Advanced Instrumental Analysis12YesCHEM1079City Campus3359
Chemistry Laboratory 312YesCHEM1069City Campus3360
Chemistry Theory 3A12YesCHEM1067City Campus3361
Science Mentored Research Placement 212YesONPS1665City Campus3127
The Professional Scientist12YesONPS2335City Campus33413517
Advanced Spectroscopic Analysis12YesCHEM1080City Campus3354
Chemistry Theory 3B12YesCHEM1068City Campus3355
Science Project12YesONPS2186City Campus33663362
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

Preferred enrolment structure - Standard full time

 

Semester 1

ONPS2313 Science Honours 1

ONPS2412 Physical Science Research Methods

ONPS2663 Science Honours Project 1 (24cp)

 

Semester 2

ONPS2314 Science Honours 2

ONPS2452 Science Honours Project 2

ONPS2454 Science Honours Project 3

ONPS2456 Science Honours Project 4

 

Mid-year entry and part-time students can seek enrolment advice by lodging a new RMIT Connect query.

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Science Honours Research Methods12YesONPS2412City Campus33723368
Honours Science 112YesONPS2313City Campus3128
Science Honours Project 124YesONPS2663City Campus31403101
Honours Science 212YesONPS2314City Campus3089
Science Honours Project 212YesONPS2452City Campus31333093
Science Honours Project 312YesONPS2454City Campus31363098
Science Honours Project 412YesONPS2456City Campus31373099
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Program structure enquiries
Contact the College of Science, Engineering and Health (SEH) Academic Services Centre - Melbourne City Campus

  • Online: Enquiries can be submitted via https://rmit.service-now.com/connect/
  • Visit us: Building 10, Level 9, Room 1, 124 La Trobe Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
  • Call us: (+61 3) 9925 5000 - (Select option "3" for Higher Education and then select option "4" for Science, Engineering and Health)
Timetabling

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

 

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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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