Overview

Registrations open.

Who should participate

This course is for students who:

  • want to obtain a sound assumed knowledge in senior chemistry for their university studies
  • need to update their chemistry knowledge.

Delivery

Where:

QUT Gardens Point
2 George St
Brisbane
Qld 4001

The exact location will be confirmed closer to the course start date.

When:

Semester Start date Course end and exam date Class days and times Registration closing date
Semester 1 31 January 2018 23 May 2018 Wednesday 6pm-9pm Registrations closed
Semester 2 27 June 2018 17 October 2018 Wednesday 6pm-9pm Registrations closed
Summer Semester 26 October 201830 November 2018 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2pm-5pm 12 October 2018

Cost

2018 Fee: $790 per person (GST-free).

You must pay the full fee online by credit/debit card when you register.

FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP are not available for Continuing Professional Education courses.

Contact

For course content or assessment queries, contact Mr Kaz Hosokawa.

For registration or payment queries, contact Continuing Professional Education.


Registrations open.

Topics covered

The topics covered include:

  • the nature of matter
  • atomic and molecular structure
  • chemical bonds
  • periodic classification of the elements
  • chemical equations
  • chemical reactions and chemical calculations
  • solution chemistry
  • electrolytes
  • chemical equilibrium
  • strong and weak acids and bases
  • pH
  • gases and gas laws
  • carbon chemistry (alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, alkanoic acids, esters, ethers, amines, amides, aromatic compounds and chirality)
  • simple reactions of organic compounds.

The classes are small and the teachers make every endeavour to help each student succeed.

Prerequisite

We recommend that you either complete Advanced Maths (Year 10) before you start this course, or take our Mathematics B bridging program at the same time as this bridging course.

Do you work full time?

Students who are working full time are not advised to take both Maths B and Chemistry bridging courses in the same semester.

QTAC applications

If you're applying to QTAC for entry to a degree course in the semester after your bridging course, you'll need to submit your electronic result certificate to QTAC after you receive it.

Register

Registrations open.

Payment

You must pay online by credit/debit card when you register.

FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP are not available for Continuing Professional Education courses.

Cancellation

To cancel your registration, you must apply in writing to the course manager at Continuing Professional Education.

If you withdraw before the start date of a course, your tuition fees will be refunded, minus a $100 administrative fee.

Semester 1 or 2 cancellation

If you withdraw by the end of the fourth week of the course, we'll refund 50% of your tuition fees.

If you withdraw after the fourth week of the course, no refund is applicable.

Summer Semester cancellation

If you withdraw by the end of the second week of the course, we'll refund 50% of your tuition fees.

If you withdraw after the second week of the course, no refund is applicable.

We reserve the right to cancel the course under certain circumstances, such as low registration numbers. If this happens, we will advise you as soon as possible, and give you a full refund. We are not responsible for any expenses you may have incurred if the course is cancelled.