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Requirements for BSc compared to BSc(Hons) in Geology (Old regulations)

BSc(Hons) is taken as a single year post-graduate degree after completing a BSc. There are different requirements for the BSc in order to be accepted into BSc(Hons). BSc(Hons) Requirements are highlighted below. These are for the old regulations.

Level Papers Points
100-level

EAOS 111 Earth and Ocean Science

GEOL 112  Dynamic Earth: A New Zealand Perspective

18

18

200-level

GEOL 251  Minerals and Rocks

GEOL 252  Field Studies and New Zealand Geology

One further 200-level GEOL paper

18

18

18

300-level

GEOL 344  Advanced Field Studies

GEOL 353  Tectonics AND

BSc(Hons) GEOL302 Independent Field Studies

BSc - Two further 300-level GEOL papers OR

BSc(Hons) - one further 300-level GEOL paper + one further 300 level paper

18

18

BSc(Hons) 18

36

Plus

BSc - 198 OR (BSc(Hons)-180) further points; must include 54 points at 200-level or above.

Up to 90 points may be taken from outside Science

 Programme must include at least 72 points from BIOL, BSNS 102, BSNS 106, BTNY, CHEM, COMP,COSC, ECOL, INFO, MATH, PHSI, STAT, SURV 102,SURV 202, SURV 208, SURV 309, ZOOL.

198

(BSc(Hons)-180)

Total   360