BP229 - Bachelor of Science

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RMIT program code: BP229
Plan name: Bachelor of Science (Applied Chemistry)
Plan code: BP229APCH
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 074349C

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 

Credit Transfer / Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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

You should enroll in MATH2123 in Semester 1 and enroll in ONPS2334 in Semester 2.

 

You can choose to enrol in COSC2676 Programming Fundamentals for Scientists as a Science Course in Year 1, or as a Science Course or a University Elective in Year 2, or as a University Elective in Year 3.

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Scientific Skills and Communication12ONPS2334City Campus12361190
Chemistry of Materials 112YesCHEM1030City Campus1302
Chemistry of Materials 212YesCHEM1031City Campus1296
Analytical Science12YesCHEM1257City Campus1301
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Mechanics12PHYS2122City Campus1189
Physics for Leaders12PHYS2124City Campus1194
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cell Structure and Function12YesBIOL2146City Campus1247
Life on Earth12YesENVI1142City Campus2644 (FF)2598 (FF)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus11721160
Calculus and Analysis 112YesMATH1142City Campus1137
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from the following science courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cell Structure and Function12YesBIOL2146City Campus1247
Plant Structure and Function12YesBIOL2156City Campus1272
Outbreak: The Detection and Control of Infectious Disease12YesBIOL2200Bundoora Campus1271
Introduction to Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12BIOL2256City Campus1260
BIOL2257Bundoora Campus1261
Animal Structure and Function12YesBIOL2258City Campus1233
Life on Earth12YesENVI1142City Campus2644 (FF)2598 (FF)
The Changing Environment12ENVI1146City Campus1288 (FF)
Calculus and Analysis 112YesMATH1142City Campus1137
Calculus and Analysis 212YesMATH1144City Campus1132
Statistics and Epidemiology12YesMATH1238Bundoora Campus1207
MATH2170City Campus1198
Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus11721160
Nutrition Principles12YesONPS1118City Campus1266
Modelling with Differential Equations12YesMATH2138City Campus1177
Food Toxicology, Allergens and Health12ONPS2135City Campus1257
Introduction to the Food Industry12YesONPS2137City Campus1262
Introduction to Nanotechnology12YesONPS2149City Campus3005
Physics for Leaders12PHYS2124City Campus1194
Modern Physics12PHYS2123City Campus1178
Mechanics12PHYS2122City Campus1189
Thermodynamics and Electromagnetism12PHYS2127City Campus1192
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2066City Campus1175
Instrumentation for Scientists and Engineers12YesPHYS2070City Campus1187
 
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Year Two of Program

You can choose to enrol in COSC2676 Programming Fundamentals for Scientists as a Science Course in Year 1, or as a Science Course or a University Elective in Year 2, or as a University Elective in Year 3.

Recommended Science courses of University electives are:-

ENVI1038 in semester 2 of year 2 or 3

CHEM1086 in semester 2 of year 3

MATH1142 in year 2 or 3

COSC2676 in semester 2 of year 2 or 3

ONPS2188 in semester 2 of year 3

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Chemistry Theory 2A12YesCHEM1039City Campus1300
Chemistry Laboratory 2A12YesCHEM1041City Campus1304
Analytical Spectroscopy12YesCHEM1053City Campus1308
Chemistry Theory 2B12YesCHEM1040City Campus1293
Instrumental and Environmental Analysis12YesCHEM1054City Campus1287
Chemistry Laboratory 2B12YesCHEM1042City Campus1298
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course (not previously completed) from the following science courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Cell Structure and Function12YesBIOL2146City Campus1247
Animal Diversity12YesBIOL2151City Campus1244
Plant Structure and Function12YesBIOL2156City Campus1272
Microbiology12YesBIOL2158City Campus1266
Outbreak: The Detection and Control of Infectious Disease12YesBIOL2200Bundoora Campus1271
Introduction to Microbiology, Immunology and Genetics12BIOL2256City Campus1260
BIOL2257Bundoora Campus1261
Animal Structure and Function12YesBIOL2258City Campus1233
Biological Chemistry12YesBIOL2260City Campus3359
Genetics and Molecular Biology12YesBIOL2262City Campus1256
Cell and Tissue Culture12YesBIOL2264City Campus1246
Plant Diversity12YesBIOL2270City Campus1269
Environmental Biotechnology12YesBIOL2324City Campus1248
Food Chemistry12YesCHEM1083City Campus1294
The Hydrosphere12YesENVI1008City Campus3362
Environmental Studies12YesENVI1038City Campus1241 (FF)1232 (FF)
Mathematics for Physicists12YesMATH1129City Campus1170
Calculus and Analysis 112YesMATH1142City Campus1137
Calculus and Analysis 212YesMATH1144City Campus1132
Statistics and Epidemiology12YesMATH1238Bundoora Campus1207
MATH2170City Campus1198
Applied Nutrition12YesOHTH2173Bundoora Campus1235
Modelling with Differential Equations12YesMATH2138City Campus1177
Nutrition, Health and Disease12OHTH2068City Campus1269
Nutrition Principles12YesONPS1118City Campus1266
Food Microbiology12YesONPS2113City Campus1250
Introduction to the Food Industry12YesONPS2137City Campus1262
Introduction to Nanotechnology12YesONPS2149City Campus3005
Chemistry of Drugs and Toxins12YesONPS2188City Campus1297
Sensory Evaluation and Consumer Behaviour12YesONPS2520Bundoora Campus1276
Materials and Thermal Physics12YesPHYS1074City Campus1188
Introduction to Physical Modelling12PHYS1080City Campus1177
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2066City Campus1175
Instrumentation for Scientists and Engineers12YesPHYS2070City Campus1187
Mechanics12PHYS2122City Campus1189
Modern Physics12PHYS2123City Campus1178
Physics for Leaders12PHYS2124City Campus1194
Optics and Radiation Physics12YesPHYS2125City Campus1192
Thermodynamics and Electromagnetism12PHYS2127City Campus1192
Electromagnetics and Quantum Physics12YesPHYS2128City Campus1174
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

You should enrol in ONPS2335 The Professional Scientist in Semester 1.

You should enrol in ONPS2186 Science Project in Semester 2.

 

You can choose to enrol in COSC2676 Programming Fundamentals for Scientists as a Science Course in Year 1, or as a Science Course or a University Elective in Year 2, or as a University Elective in Year 3.

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

The Professional Scientist12YesONPS2335City Campus1240
Science Project12YesONPS2186City Campus12901285
Chemistry Theory 3A12YesCHEM1067City Campus1299
Chemistry Laboratory 312YesCHEM1069City Campus1303
Chemistry Theory 3B12YesCHEM1068City Campus1292
Advanced Spectroscopic Analysis12YesCHEM1080City Campus1304
Advanced Instrumental Analysis12YesCHEM1079City Campus1309
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Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 

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Academic Services Centre - Melbourne City Campus

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124 La Trobe Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Tel: +61 3 9925 2621
 

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