The Chemistry foundation unit covers the essential chemistry required for entry into first year chemistry studies at the University of Tasmania.
Note: Students entering first year chemistry courses (KRA113, KRA114, KRA101, KRA102 & KRA170) at the University of Tasmania must also have the mathematics prerequisite MAP5C or MME5C or equivalent or Mathematics Foundation Unit KMA003.
The overall aim of the unit is;
"To provide a strong working knowledge and competency in general Chemistry to a level appropriate for further studies in Chemistry at the University of Tasmania."
It is not intended to be a replacement for TCE Chemistry and the emphasis will be on students acquiring basic chemical literacy and understanding. The course will cover:
Domestic Applicants: Foundation Units are HECS/HELP free. Therefore a completed Commonwealth Assistance Form (CAF) will need to accompany the enrolment form. Please contact the Science Engineering and Technology Faculty Office, email SET.Enquiries@utas.edu.au, to have one mailed to you.
Please forward the Enrolment and CAF forms to Special Programs, Student Centre, Private Bag 45, Hobart Tas 7001.
Enquiries: Please contact the Unit Coordinator.
Hobart & Launceston
Hobart, Launceston & Cradle Coast
Dr Ruth Amos (Hobart)
Dr Susan Turland (Launceston & Cradle Coast)
Authorised by the Head of School, Physical Sciences
1 September, 2015