This unit is available only to students already enrolled in a Chemistry major. Enrolment in this unit depends on the availability of a suitable project, supervisor and resources.
This unit is classed as a restricted unit which means that approval from the unit co-ordinator must be obtained for enrolment.
This unit comprises a one-semester research project in chemistry for advanced students. This unit will only be offered to students who are currently enrolled in units leading to a major in Chemistry (within the BSc, BBiotech, BBioTechMedRes or BEnvSci programs) and then only with the approval of the Head of School. Once approved, students should speak to academic staff and discuss suggestions for suitable projects before the start of semester (please refer to the unit outline for detailed timelines).
The unit will involve the equivalent of 6 hours per week for 13 weeks spent in planning, conducting and reporting on a research project in an area negotiated between the student and the supervising academic staff.
|Unit name||Chemistry Research Project|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Natural Sciences
Assoc Prof Michael Gardiner
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Summer school (early)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||Summer school (early)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Summer school (early)||4/11/2019||1/1/2020||30/1/2020||16/2/2020|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2020: $1,190.00||2020: $2,701.00||010599|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
- Currently enrolled in a Chemistry major (within the BSc,BBioTechMedRes or BEnvSci programs)
6 hours per week - flexible
Research plan (10%), research performance (30%), written report (60%), research seminar (hurdle requirement).
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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