CHEM255-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021

Contemporary Chemistry: Technology, Environment, and Health

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 19 July 2021
End Date: Sunday, 14 November 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 1 August 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 1 October 2021


This course focuses on the interface between chemical technology, the environment and health. Case-studies examine contemporary challenges of optimising the benefits of chemical technology, including such topics as "green chemistry", technology spin-offs and environmental impact.


30 points from CHEM111, CHEM112, BCHM112, CHEM211 and CHEM212. RP: CHEM281


Recommended Preparation

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Brett Robinson


Ian Shaw , Owen Curnow , Sally Gaw and Greg Russell

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $910.00

International fee $4,438.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see School of Physical & Chemical Sciences on the departments and faculties page .

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