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CH4003 - Chemistry Honours Part 2 of 2

Credit points: 12
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Subject chain: CH4002 CH4003
Administered by: School of Pharmacy & Molecular Sciences

Except with the approval of the Head of School, all subjects in a chain must be studied in consecutive teaching periods.

This subject is the second of two subjects (the other being CH4002) that in combination constitute the full-year Honours subject in the Discipline of Chemistry. The subject is a combination of a major research project and coursework.

Learning Outcomes

  • to allow students to extend their understanding of chemistry by undertaking advanced level short courses in chemistry;
  • to allow students to develop practical skills in Chemistry by undertaking a major research project in a chemistry research laboratory.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments;
  • The ability to adapt knowledge to new situations;
  • The ability to define and to solve problems in at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences;
  • The ability to lead, manage and contribute effectively to teams;
  • The ability to speak and write logically, clearly and creatively;
  • The ability to calculate, produce, interpret and communicate numerical information;
  • The ability to select and use appropriate IT tools;
  • The ability to access and employ online technologies effectively;
  • A coherent and disciplined body of skills, knowledge, values and professional ethics in at least one discipline area;
  • The ability to use a variety of media and methods to retrieve, analyse, evaluate, organise and present information;
  • The ability to learn independently and in a self-directed manner;
  • A commitment to lifelong learning and intellectual development.
Assumed
Knowledge:
12 credit points of level 3 CH subjects at Credit level or higher
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CH4001

Availabilities

As this subject is part of a subject chain, a final standard grade (e.g. P, C) will only be recorded for each subject after successful completion of all parts of the subject chain.

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012
Lecturers: Dr Murray Davies, Assoc. Professor Bruce Bowden, <Person not found>.
Assessment: other exams (30%); presentations (10%); thesis (60%).

Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 23-Aug-2012
Lecturers: Dr Murray Davies, Assoc. Professor Bruce Bowden, <Person not found>.
Assessment: other exams (30%); presentations (10%); thesis (60%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.