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 (e.g. Bachelor of Science)
- Part of a JCU Diploma of Higher Education, or
- A JCU non-award applicant (PDF, 260 KB) (Commonwealth supported places are not available to miscellaneous applicants, and tuition fees apply).
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.
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.
ED0195 Bridging Science for Teachers
This subject is designed for students who do not have a Sound Achievement or better in a Queensland Year 12 authority Science subject (or equivalent), and who require an authority Science subject as a prerequisite for the Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) or Bachelor of Education (Primary).
Visit the JCU Subject Search website for subject details or email the JCU Enrolments team for further information.