BP226 - Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)

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RMIT program code: BP226
Plan name: Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology)
Plan code: BP226P7
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 056416B

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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
 

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Year One of Program

In 1st seemster students should take CHEM 1242 and MATH 2123

In 2nd Semester students should take CHEM1239 and ONPS 2334

All City Campus courses are to be selected in 1st year.

 

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Chemistry Principles12YesCHEM1242City Campus13951425
Cell Structure and Function12YesBIOL2146City Campus1548
Scientific Skills and Communication12ONPS2334City Campus17031654
Plant Structure and Function12YesBIOL2156City Campus1550
Chemistry for Life Sciences12YesCHEM1239City Campus1424
CHEM1240Bundoora Campus1394
Animal Structure and Function12YesBIOL2258City Campus1521
Introduction to Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12YesBIOL2256City Campus1520
BIOL2257Bundoora Campus1539
Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus31843136
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

In 2nd year students should take MATH2170 in Semester 2 along with Bioinformatics BIOL 2254,

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Microbiology12YesBIOL2158City Campus1551
Cell and Tissue Culture12YesBIOL2264City Campus1554
Genetics and Molecular Biology12YesBIOL2262City Campus1522
Food Microbiology12YesONPS2113City Campus1757
Biological Chemistry12YesBIOL2260City Campus1599
Bioinformatics12YesBIOL2254City Campus15521519
Statistics and Epidemiology12YesMATH1238Bundoora Campus2729
MATH2170City Campus3139
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Science Project ONPS2186 Biotechnology Group Projects run in Semester 2;

The Professional Scientist ONPS2335 is to be studied in Semester 1..

 

 

Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Science Project12YesONPS2186City Campus14031464
Industrial Microbiology12YesONPS2116Bundoora Campus1558
The Professional Scientist12YesONPS2335City Campus11781177
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
AND
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Complete the following Four (4) Courses for a Molecular Biology Major:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Gene Technologies12YesBIOL2184Bundoora Campus1556
Functional Genomics and Proteomics12YesBIOL2267Bundoora Campus1540
Molecular Agriculture12YesBIOL2269Bundoora Campus1541
Protein Technologies12BIOL2412City Campus1524
OR

Complete the following Four (4) Courses for a Microbiology Major:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Medical Microbiology 112YesONPS2118Bundoora Campus1559
Medical Microbiology 212YesONPS2120Bundoora Campus1542
Environmental Biotechnology12YesBIOL2324City Campus1555
Immunology12YesONPS2388Bundoora Campus1544
}
 

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Program structure enquiries

Taghrid Istivan
School of Science
Building: 223, Level: 1, Room: 34
Plenty Road, Bundoora

Victoria 3083, Australia
Tel: +61 3 9925 7135

Fax: +61 3 9925 5290
Email: taghrid.istivan@rmit.edu.au 

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