PROD235-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020

Formulation Chemistry

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 17 February 2020
End Date: Sunday, 21 June 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 28 February 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 29 May 2020


Chemistry related to product formulation, including common organic chemical structures and reactivity; separation, purification and characterisation of chemical compounds; the function and structure of surfactants and micelles; the chemical basis of dyes, colourants and fragrances; and an introduction to intellectual property considerations for new chemical compounds and formulations.


Recommended Preparation

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Timothy Allison

Course Administrator

Alison Lowery


Jan Wikaira , Greg Russell , Jodie Johnston and Owen Curnow


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Best Choice quizzes 5%
Test 48%
Exam 47%


The prerequisite for this course is CHEM111 RP:BIOL111

This course is restricted against CHEM242/BCHM206

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $900.00

International fee $4,250.00

* 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 Product Design on the departments and faculties page .

All PROD235 Occurrences

  • PROD235-20S1 (C) Semester One 2020