Admission for HKDSE Applicants (for 2017 intake)

JS1202 BSc Chemistry
理學士(化學)

Admission Arrangements
JUPAS HKDSE students will apply for admission to first-year studies in the Bachelor of Chemistry programme. During their first year, students will study a broad range of Gateway Education (GE), College and Department core courses.

Indicative Intake Target: 50

Entrance Requirements
For admission to bachelor's degree programmes at the University, applicants must meet the General Entrance Requirements and the specific Department requirements. The levels/grades indicated below are the minimum acceptable but possession of the qualifications in no way guarantees acceptance.

           

English Language

Chinese Language

Mathematics

Liberal Studies

Two Elective Subjects (see note 1)
(including M1/M2)

Elective 1 Elective 2

Level 3

Level 3

Level 2

Level 2

Level 3 in one elective subject from:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Combined Science

Level 3 in one elective subject from:

  • Biology
  • Business, Accounting and Financial Studies (Accounting or Business Management)
  • Chemistry
  • Design and Applied Technology
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Physics
  • Science (Combined or Integrated)

Level 3

Level 3

Level 3

Level 2

Level 3 in one elective subject from:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Combined Science
Level 3 in any elective subjects

Notes:

  1. Unspecified elective subjects may include "other languages" at grade E or above.
  2. If students take both M1 and M2, they will be counted as one subject only.
  3. Applied Learning subjects are not counted as elective subjects.

 

Assessment of Applications


JUPAS Code & Title

Admission Score (with weighting applied) for Main Consideration

 
Subject Weighting
No. of Subjects
English Language
Chinese Language
Mathematics
Liberal Studies
Elective Subject(s)
(including M1/M2)

JS1202
BSc Chemistry

4 core +
2 electives

2

1

1.5

1

2 for Chemistry 

1.5 for Biology, Physics, Combined Science

1 for Integrated Science, Business, Accounting and Financial Studies (Accounting or Business Management), Design and Applied Technology, Information and Communication Technology

1 for other electives

Note:

  1. Unspecified elective subjects may include "other languages" at grade E or above.
  2. If students take both M1 and M2, they will be counted as one subject only.
  3. Applied Learning subjects are not counted as elective subjects.
  4. When there are more than two elective subjects, the two elective subjects with the highest weighted scores are counted.

 

Scoring Scale

Category A Core and Elective Subjects (including M1/M2)

Level

5**

5*

5

4

3

2

1

Score

7

6

5

4

3

2

1

 

Category C Other Language Subjects

Grade

A

B

C

D

E

Score

5

4

3

2

1


Other Considerations

For students with the same score, reference will be made to other information (e.g. results in discipline-related subjects, band, interview performance, other experiences and achievements in competitions / activities (OEA)).

First-year Curriculum Structure  
Subject Area Course Code Course Title Credit Units
Gateway Education ( 30 credit units)
English GE1401 University English
3

GE2401

English for Science

3

Chinese

GE1501

Chinese Civilisation - History and Philosophy

3

Area requirements:
Area 1: Arts and Humanities
Area 2: Study of Societies, Social and Business Organisations
Area 3: Science and Technology

12
(A minimum of 3 credit units from each of the three areas)

College/School-specified Courses (9 credit units)

Mathematics

MA1200/

MA1300

Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra I /
Enhanced Calculus and Linear Algebra I

3

Mathematics

MA1201/

MA1301

Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II /
Enhanced Calculus and Linear Algebra II

3

Computing

CS1102/

CS1302

Introduction to Computer Studies /
Introduction to Computer Programming

3

College Requirement (6 credit units)

Science (6 credit units)
Choose two from the following three subject areas:

Physics

AP1201

General Physics I

3

Chemistry

BCH1100

Chemistry

3

Biology

BCH1200

Discovery in Biology

3

Note: HKDSE students admitted without high school Physics will be required to take AP1200 Foundation Physics (a non-credit bearing course in fundamental Physics).

Our Major

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
理學士( 化學)

Tuition Fees
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Enquiries
Phone:
(852)3442-7404

Email:
chem.enquiry@cityu.edu.hk