Bachelor of Science

with a major in Chemistry

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The Bachelor of Science provides students with a broad science overview with the ability to specialise in a field of their choice through a range of science majors. The course aims to equip students with the skills, knowledge and key theoretical insights required to work in a range of professional scientific environments. A distinctive feature of the course is the practical application of knowledge through project based units of study.

Drawing on the expertise of leading teachers, researchers and a variety of industry experts, the course allows students to tailor their degree and develop a unique range of interdisciplinary skills. Offering a flexible range of unit combinations, the course allows students to select a professionally focused program of study. The topics covered seek to blend a range of key scientific skills and knowledge required by current and projected industry needs. Swinburne also offers an honours (fourth) year for this degree.

Selected major: Chemistry

Learn far-reaching applications of chemistry, including forensic science, polymer formation, water analysis, the creation of new materials, agricultural chemistry, environmental science and analytical chemistry.

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 4 March 2019
  • Semester 2 - 5 August 2019

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Duration

3 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time

VTAC codes

  • 3400234371 (CSP)
  • 3400234373 (IFP)

Faculty

Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology