University of Sydney Handbooks - 2020 Archive

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session


The Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Honours) (Chemistry) requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 4000-level Honours coursework core units, and
(ii) 36 credit points of 4000-level Honours research project units

Honours Coursework Core

Chemistry Research Skills
6    A Proficiency in safe chemical laboratory practices. Completion of a senior level laboratory course.
P (CHEM3X11 and CHEM3X15) or (24 cp of CHEM3XXX or (18 cp of CHEM3XXX and SCPU3001))
Semester 1
Semester 2
Science Communication
6    A Completion of a major in a science discipline. Basic knowledge of other sciences is beneficial. Experience in communication such as delivering oral presentations and producing written reports. An awareness of science in a societal context, e.g., of disciplinary applications.
P 144 credit points of units of study and including a minimum of 24 credit points at the 3000- or 4000-level and 18 credit points of 3000- or 4000-level units from Science Table A.

Mid-year honours students would take this unit of study in S1 (their second semester of study).
Semester 1

Honours Core Research Project

Chemistry Honours Project A
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
Chemistry Honours Project B
6    C CHEM4103
Semester 1
Semester 2
Chemistry Honours Project C
6    C CHEM4104
Semester 1
Semester 2
Chemistry Honours Project D
6    C CHEM4105
Semester 1
Semester 2
Chemistry Honours Project E
6    C CHEM4106
Semester 1
Semester 2
Chemistry Honours Project F
6    C CHEM4107
Semester 1
Semester 2