PROD235-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021

Formulation Chemistry

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021


Chemistry related to product formulation, including common organic chemical structures and reactivity; separation, purification and characterisation of chemical compounds; the function and structure of surfactants and micelles; the chemical basis of dyes, colourants and fragrances; and an introduction to intellectual property considerations for new chemical compounds and formulations.


Recommended Preparation

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Timothy Allison

Course Administrator

Alison Lowery


Jan Wikaira , Greg Russell , Jodie Johnston and Owen Curnow


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Best Choice quizzes 5%
Test 47.5%
Exam 47.5%


The prerequisite for this course is CHEM111 RP:BIOL111

This course is restricted against CHEM242/BCHM206

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 Product Design .

All PROD235 Occurrences

  • PROD235-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021