Maths and chemistry preparatory and bridging subjects

Applying to JCU Pathways to University Maths and chemistry preparatory and bridging subjects

Many health science and science courses have prerequisites of Queensland Year 12 Chemistry and/or Maths, in addition to the requirement of Queensland Year 12 English. For those applicants who have not completed these Queensland Year 12 subjects or their equivalents, JCU offers the following bridging subjects at the Cairns and Townsville campuses.

Applicants can enrol into the following subjects as:

  • part of a JCU undergraduate degree (eg. Bachelor of Science);

  • part of a JCU Diploma of Higher Education

  • a JCU non-award applicant. Commonwealth supported places are not available to miscellaneous applicants and tuition fees apply.

MA1020 – Preparatory Maths

This subject is designed for students who do not have a Sound Achievement or better in Queensland Year 12 Maths B or equivalent, and who require Maths B as a prerequisite for their degree course.

For further information on this subject, visit here.

Download: Townsville or Cairns MA1020 Information Sheet PDF

Availability

Townsville campus

  • offered on campus in block mode (intensive) during Study Period 3 (23 January – 13 February 2017), with lectures held during the day.

  • Offered over thirteen weeks on campus Study Period 1, 2017.

  • Offered on campus in block mode (intensive) Study Period 7 (26 June - 17 July 2017)

This subject is a core requirement for entry into a disciplinary major within the Bachelor of Science. Students wishing to transfer into a disciplinary major should undertake the subject in Block mode to enable them to complete the Bachelor of Science degree within the normal 3 year time frame.

For further enquiries, please contact Student Services, Tel: (07) 4781 6823, or e-mail
tes.enrolments@jcu.edu.au.

Cairns campus

  • Offered on campus in block mode (intensive) Study Period 3 (23 January – 13 February 2017).

NOTE: Bachelor of Science and Diploma of Higher Education students should undertake this offering to enable them to complete their degree within the normal timeframe.

  • Offered over thirteen weeks on campus Study Period 1, 2017.

For further enquiries, please contact Student Services, Tel: (07) 4232 1000, or e-mail
tes.enrolments@jcu.edu.au.

CH1020 – Preparatory Chemistry

This subject is designed for students who do not have a Sound Achievement or better in Queensland Year 12 Chemistry or their equivalents, and who require this as a prerequisite for their chosen degree course.

For further information on this subject, visit here.

Download the Townsville or Cairns CH1020 Information Sheet PDF

Availability

Townsville campus

  • offered on-campus in block mode (intensive) during Study Period 3 (19 January – 17 February 2017), with exams held on or before February 17.

NOTE: Bachelor of Science or Diploma of Higher Education students requiring this subject should undertake this offering to enable them to complete their degree within the normal timeframe.

  • offered over thirteen weeks on campus Study Period 2, 2017.

For further enquiries, please contact Student Services, Tel: (07) 4781 6823, or e-mail
tes.enrolments@jcu.edu.au.

Cairns campus

  • offered on-campus in block mode Study Period 6 (19 June - 19 July. 2017).

For further enquiries, please contact Student Services, Tel: (07) 4232 1000, or e-mail
tes.enrolments@jcu.edu.au.