What will I learn?
This program recognises the importance of chemistry in our environment and provides a framework for intellectual inquiry and a means of improving people is lives. The Bachelor of Science (Chemistry) course has been designed to provide graduates with the knowledge and understanding to take part in scientific investigation and be able to solve current chemical problems.
The chemistry program provides a strong background in the key topic areas of analytical, inorganic, organic and physical chemistry. Graduates will develop skills applicable in contemporary chemical research and industry as well as related fields in the environment, health and medical sciences and pharmaceutical industry.
The course has a strong emphasis on practical laboratory skills as well as the theoretical aspects of modern chemistry.
This program recognises the importance of chemistry in industry and our environment and provides a framework for intellectual inquiry and a means of helping improve people's lives. The Bachelor of Science (Chemistry) at Western Sydney University also provides a strong background in the key topic areas of contemporary chemistry, including aspects of chemistry theory, practical laboratory skills and applications in contemporary research, industry and the environment.
A research project is available to students in the final year of the degree.
Students can choose one of the major:
Our program allows you to determine your career pathway, with the ability to work in areas such as:
Pharmaceuticals and cosmetics
Chemical and plastics
Quality control laboratories
Which department am I in? School of Science and Health
Students must have Australian Year 12 Higher School Certificate in or outside Australia; International Baccalaureate in Australia; New Zealand National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA), Level 3. English language requirements: IELTS (Academic version): 6.5 overall score, minimum 6.0 in each subtest; TOEFL internet-based score: Total score 82, Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE): 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50.
Students must have:
successful completion of Year 12 with an ATAR of 60
successful completion of a recognized foundation studies program
One year of university studies or completion of a qualification equivalent to an Australian AQF certificate IV.
Students from other countries should have country specific requirements equivalent to Australia.
English Language Requirements:
IELTS: 6.5 overall score (min 6.0 in each subtest); TOEFL internet-based score of 82: Writing 21, Speaking 18, Reading 13, Listening 13; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE): 58 overall; No communication skills less than 50.
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from TAFE NSW
A$27,640.00 (US$ 21,620) per year
5 March 2018, 30 July 2018
Bankstown Campus MILPERRA, New South Wales, 2214, SYDNEY, Australia