REGULATIONS FOR THE CERTIFICATE IN SCIENCE (2006)
1. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
An applicant shall be eligible to be admitted to the Certificate in Science if that applicant has:
a) completed the requirements for a Foundation Certificate (Science) or equivalent, or
b) completed the requirements for a Basic Certificate in Science, or
c) HEN004, plus at least four Foundation Science courses.
2. MODE OF STUDY
Full-time or part-time.
Not less than two semesters.
4. PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
4.1 A student who has not passed HSA001 or HSA002 must pass HSA111 or HSA112 or HSA154 or HSA155 in order to graduate.
4.2 Unless credit is granted under the Recognition of Prior Learning/Credit Statute this programme consists of six courses selected from the following compulsory and elective courses.
a) Compulsory: two pairs of courses from the following four pairs: HBI111 and HBI112; HCH131 and HCH132; HPH121 and HPH122; HTC151and HTC152, plus
b) Electives: two of HCS181, HCS183, HCS184, HGE100, HGE101, HMA111, HMA121, HST151.
5. PROGRAMME LOAD
For full-time students three or four courses per semester, for part-time students two courses per semester. An underload or an overload has to be approved and signed for on the Enrolment form by the Dean or the Dean’s nominee.
6. PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS
To be awarded a Certificate in Science a student must pass four compulsory courses and two elective courses from those specified in 4.2 above.
7. These regulations are effective from 1 January, 2006.