Science Papers at Tauranga (2020)

Papers for science qualifications are listed under the individual subject headings.

For a list of the major subjects available for the Bachelor of Science (BSc), please see the following web page

For a list of the major subjects available for the Bachelor of Science (Technology) (BSc(Tech)), please see the following web page

The papers listed under Science do not count towards a major, but may be taken as part of any BSc or BSc(Tech) degree. SCIEN300 is strongly recommended for School of Science students and is recommended for students in other Divisions who have an interest in science communication.



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  • 100 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    CHEMY100Chemistry in Context20A (Hamilton) & 20B (Tauranga)
    This is an introductory paper for students with a limited background in chemistry. There is a strong emphasis on teaching chemical concepts through real-world examples relevant to different science and engineering disciplines.
    CSMAX170Foundations in Computing and Mathematical Sciences20A (Hamilton), 20A (Tauranga), 20B (Hamilton), 20B (Waikato Pathways College), 20P (Hamilton) & 20P (Online)
    The objective of this paper is to provide students with the academic foundations for computing and mathematical sciences. The paper will cover the following areas: -Effective academic reasoning and communication -Information literacy and research skills -Academic integrity -Techniques and tools in the computing and mathematical sci...
  • 300 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    SCIEN301Capstone Project20A (Hamilton), 20A (Tauranga), 20B (Hamilton), 20B (Tauranga), 20X (Hamilton) & 20X (Tauranga)
    Students complete an interdisciplinary group project on a topic of relevance to the scientific or wider community. For a list of available projects, please contact the paper coordinator.
    SCIEN303Undergraduate Research Project20A (Hamilton), 20A (Tauranga), 20B (Hamilton) & 20B (Tauranga)
    Students carry out an independent research project on an approved topic under staff supervision.
    SCIEN313Undergraduate Research Project20C (Hamilton) & 20C (Tauranga)
    Students carry out an independent research project on an approved topic under staff supervision.
  • 500 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    SCIEN589Directed Study20A (Hamilton), 20A (Tauranga), 20B (Hamilton) & 20B (Tauranga)
    No description available.
    SCIEN592Dissertation20X (Hamilton) & 20X (Tauranga)
    A report on the findings of a theoretical or empirical investigation.
    SCIEN593Thesis20X (Hamilton) & 20X (Tauranga)
    An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.
    SCIEN594Thesis20X (Hamilton) & 20X (Tauranga)
    An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.

2020 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 26 May 2020 8:32am

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