• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
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Overview

This Bachelor of Science in Applied Chemistry (Honours) degree at the University of Technology Sydney provides students with an opportunity to get involved in a research program in an area that interests them, as well as providing training in research techniques and experience with modern research instrumentation. 

The honours program adds a new dimension to the skills students have acquired during their undergraduate years and enhances their immediate employment prospects and future career potential. An honours degree can lead into a postgraduate research degree.

Careers 

Career options include developer, production manager, researcher, safety officer and sales manager in drug, food, industrial chemical and process, metal and alloy, and paint and plastic industries.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • The major component of the course is a research project that extends over the full duration of the course and normally takes the form of an experimental or analytical investigation, undertaken in the laboratory or the field. 
  • Candidates may also be required to undertake one or more critical reviews of the scientific literature in designated areas and to attend formal classes devoted to advanced coursework.  
  • The results of the project are presented in an oral seminar and in a written thesis, both of which are formally assessed.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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General Requirements

CRICOS: 040707M 

  • Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline at an appropriate level
  • The honours program is normally open to students who have attained at least a credit average over the final two-thirds of the undergraduate program.
  • The English proficiency 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    861 AUD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 861 AUD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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  • All offers made to domestic undergraduate students will be for Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP).

Living costs for Sydney

  • 1882 - 3550 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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