School of Chemical Sciences


Chemistry

The basic qualification in Chemistry at The University of Auckland is the three-year BSc degree.

To obtain a major in Chemistry you take a specified number of Chemistry courses each year (usually two to four out of the eight courses you take each year). This degree provides a solid grounding in Chemistry but also allows students to explore their other interests.

Major in Chemistry


Single or first major must include:

Year 1

  • 30 points: CHEM 110, 120

Year 2

  • at least 45 points from CHEM 210-240

Year 3

  • 30 points from CHEM 310-340
  • at least 30 further points from:
    CHEM 310 – 392

Second major must include:

Year 1

  • 30 points: CHEM 110, 120

Year 2

  • at least 45 points from CHEM 210-240

Year 3

  • 30 points from CHEM 310-340
  • at least 15 further points from CHEM 310-392