CHEM329-21SU1 (C) Summer Jan 2021 start

Special Topic: Introductory Research in the Chemical Sciences

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 11 January 2021
End Date: Sunday, 14 February 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 17 January 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 29 January 2021


This course involves a research project (approximately 150 hours) in the Chemical Sciences under the supervision of a staff member from the School of Physical and Chemical Sciences. This course may not be used to satisfy the requirements for a Chemistry major, nor the requirements for entry to postgraduate study in Chemistry.

Learning Outcomes

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.

Employable, innovative and enterprising

Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.

Globally aware

Students will comprehend the influence of global conditions on their discipline and will be competent in engaging with global and multi-cultural contexts.


45 points from CHEM211, CHEM212 (BCHM212), CHEM281 (BCHM281), CHEM251, CHEM242 (BCHM206), CHEM255. Entry subject to a supervisor approved by the Head of School, being available.

Course Coordinator

For further information see School of Physical & Chemical Sciences Head of Department

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $910.00

International fee $4,438.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see School of Physical & Chemical Sciences .

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