BP192 - Bachelor of Environmental Science

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RMIT program code: BP192
Plan name: Bachelor of Environmental Science
Plan code: BP192P6
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 047880G

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  (Environmental Biology Minor
 
OR  Environmental Chemistry Minor
 
OR  Geosciences Minor (Engineering)
 
OR  Geospatial Science Minor
 )

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Year One of Program

ONPS2334 should be studied in Semester 1

ENVI1142 should be studied in Semester 2

 

 

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Environmental Chemistry 1A12YesCHEM1014City Campus1383
Scientific Skills and Communication12ONPS2334City Campus17031654
The Changing Environment12ENVI1146City Campus34503567
Life on Earth12YesENVI1142City Campus14011451
Environmental Chemistry 1B12YesCHEM1015City Campus1413
Spatial Information Science Fundamentals12GEOM1033City Campus27013146
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2066City Campus1203
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from the following Mathematics Option List: (Note: MATH 2123 is recommended for students who have done VCE Further Mathematics)

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus31843136
Business Statistics 112ECON1030City Campus21822132
Calculus and Analysis 112YesMATH1142City Campus2728
Engineering Mathematics B12YesMATH2128City Campus3186
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

The Hydrosphere12YesENVI1008City Campus1399
Ecology12YesENVI1009City Campus1432
The Soil Environment12YesENVI1012City Campus1435
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from either the Environmental Biology or Environmental Chemistry Minor (Note: you will need to complete your chosen minor in 3rd year)

AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from one or more of the other Minors not previously chosen

AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

ONPS2186 Science Project should be selected in Semester 2

 

 

Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

The Atmosphere12YesENVI1011City Campus1400
Environmental Sampling and Analysis12YesENVI1145City Campus1402
Professional Environmental Scientist12ENVI1225City Campus3480
AND

Select and Complete One (1) of the following Courses: (Note: You should normally enrol in ONPS2186. ENVI1144 is a select entry course which has a materials fee and other associated costs for students that have been accepted into the Vietnam project)

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Science Project12YesONPS2186City Campus14031464
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from either the Environmental Chemistry or Environmental Biology Minor (Note: You must complete one of these two minors)

AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from one or more of the other Minors not previously chosen

AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND
(

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Environmental Biology Minor

Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Second Year Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Plant Structure and Function12YesBIOL2156City Campus1550
Animal Diversity12YesBIOL2151City Campus1549
Plant Diversity12YesBIOL2270City Campus1523
Animal Structure and Function12YesBIOL2258City Campus1521
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Third Year Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Marine Biology12YesBIOL2255City Campus1553
Environmental Biotechnology12YesBIOL2324City Campus1555
Ecotoxicology12YesBIOL2162City Campus1518
 
OR

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Environmental Chemistry Minor

Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Second Year courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Environmental Chemistry 2A12YesCHEM1058City Campus1388
Environmental Chemistry 2B12YesCHEM1059City Campus1418
AND

Complete the following Two (2) Third Year Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Environmental Chemistry 3A12YesCHEM1085City Campus1393
Environmental Chemistry 3B12YesCHEM1086City Campus1423
 
OR

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Geosciences Minor (Engineering)

Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Second Year Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Geology12YesEASC1075City Campus1648
Urban Systems 112YesOENG1035City Campus1619
Geological Site Investigation12YesEASC1076City Campus1610
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) of the following Third Year courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Hydrogeology12YesCIVE1184City Campus1641
Marine and Geological Systems (MAGS)12YesEASC1082City Campus1649
Land Contamination and Geohazards12YesOENG1039City Campus1621
Pollution Control12YesOENG1036City Campus1659
 
OR

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Geospatial Science Minor

Please note that  ENVI1125 Resource Management 2 has been discontinued.
If you are third year student and wish to complete this specialsation then please enrol in GEOM2140 Distributed Mapping in Semester 2 of third year (you will need to use the university elective timeslot).
If you are a second year student commencing this minor then it is recommended that you should first do GEOM1033, followed by the minor courses in the following order:
Year 2, Semester 1:  Do GEOM2140 and ENVI1098; Semester 2: Do GEOM1044.
Year 3, Semester 1:  Do GEOM1057.
 

Complete the following Two (2) Second Year Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Resource Management12YesENVI1098City Campus1528
Spatial Information Science Principles12YesGEOM1044City Campus3153
AND

Complete the following Two (2) Third Year Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Spatial Information Science Analytics12YesGEOM1057City Campus1530
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