This extended major is phasing out and there is no further student intake. 

To be read in conjunction with the program of study requirements for the course in which you are enrolled:

Program of Study

Extended Major - Biological Chemistry - Year 1 topics


The following topics must be selected as part of the 36 unit first year program:

 

 BIOL1101  Evolution of Biological Diversity  (4.5 units)
 BIOL1102  Molecular Basis of Life  (4.5 units)

Plus either:

 CHEM1101  Chemical Structure and Bonding  (4.5 units) AND
 CHEM1102  Modern Chemistry  (4.5 units)

OR

 CHEM1201  General Chemistry  (4.5 units) AND
 CHEM1101  Chemical Structure and Bonding  (4.5 units) AND
 CHEM1102  Modern Chemistry  (4.5 units)

Plus one of:

 MATH1121  Mathematics 1A  (4.5 units)
 MATH1122  Mathematics 1B  (4.5 units)
 MATH1701  Mathematics Fundamentals A  (4.5 units)
 MATH1702  Mathematics Fundamentals B  (4.5 units)

Extended Major - Biological Chemistry - Year 2 topics


22.5 units comprising:

 

 BIOL2771  Biochemistry  (4.5 units)
 BIOL2772  Molecular Biology  (4.5 units)
 CHEM2702  Organic Reactions  (4.5 units)
 CHEM2711  Spectroscopy and Data Analysis  (4.5 units)
 CHEM2712  Separation Science  (4.5 units)

Extended Major - Biological Chemistry - Year 3 topics


25.5 units comprising:

 BIOL3762  Protein to Proteome  (4.5 units)
 BIOL3771  DNA to Genome  (4.5 units)
 CHEM3701  Applied Spectroscopy and Electrochemistry  (4.5 units)
 CHEM3702  Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry  (4.5 units)

Plus one of:

 CHEM3711  Organic Synthesis and Mechanism  (4.5 units)
 CHEM3712  Introduction to Polymer Science  (4.5 units)

 

and

a Transition topic#

# Depending on the combination of topics you have passed or intend to take, you may need to enrol in either a 1.5 unit or 3 unit transition topic to complete the 48 unit Extended Major. Enrolment in a transition topic will require the approval of the Major Co-ordinator.