JS2510 Bachelor of Science (For 2019/20 Year 1 Students)

Year 1 Study

Course Selection

Students who choose four Science lecture courses are required to drop the course during the add/drop period in BUniPort by themselves in the semester which student is pre-enrolled to study the course. Please click here for more details of the Science courses.

For arrangement about registration and withdrawal of other courses, please click here.


Mentors

Student will be assigned a staff member as Mentor. Students are required to indicate their preferred mentor department using the Mentor Indication System in September.


Major Application

For students who have attained a 5* in relevant science subjects, they will be guaranteed for admission to the relevant major programme in Year 2.

The criteria for major programme assignment for other students will include the performance in relevant Year One Curriculum course, the cGPA attained by the end of Year 1 and interview performance, if applicable.


Major Application Schedule
*Intended major declaration (via BUniPort): 2 - 13 Mar 2020
Major application (via BUniPort): 15 - 19 Jun 2020
Major assignment: on or before 15 Jul 2020

* Students need to declare intended major programme to let us know more about your preferences only. This exercise will not affect your major application.


Minor Programmes

In order to widen students' academic exposure, students can make use of units of electives to pursue a minor programme. Please click here for more details.

Relevant Science Subjects

5* Subjects in HKDSE Guaranteed Admissions into the following Major Programme(s)
Biology Applied Biology /
Bioresource and Agricultural Science
Chemistry Analytical and Testing Sciences /
Chemistry
Information and Communication Technology Computer Science
Integrated Science, Combined Science Analytical and Testing Sciences /
Applied Biology
Bioresource and Agricultural Science
Mathematics Computer Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Physics Physics and Green Energy

Criteria for Major Programme Assignment

Department
BSc (Hons) Programmes in
Minimum Requirements
Biology
  • Applied Biology
    • Biotechnology Concentration
    • Environmental Science Concentration
  • Bioresource and Agricultural Science
(1) cGPA of 2.2; AND
(2) Grade C in BIOL1005 Introduction to Biology
Chemistry
  • Analytical and Testing Sciences
  • Chemistry
(1) cGPA of 2.0; AND
(2) Grade C in CHEM1005 Introduction to Chemistry
Computer Science
  • Computer Science
(1) cGPA of 2.0; AND
(2) Grade C+ in COMP1005 Essence of Computing
 
Mathematics
  • Mathematics and Statistics
For students admitted to Science Year 1 in or after 2018-19:
Grade C in MATH1025 Introduction to Mathematics and Statistics
 
For students admitted to Science Year 1 in or before 2017-18:
Grade C in MATH1025 Introduction to Mathematics and Statistics; OR
Grade C in MATH1005 Calculus; OR
Grade D in MATH1006 Advanced Calculus I
Physics
  • Physics and Green Energy
(1) Grade C in PHYS1005 Introduction to Green Energy; OR
(2) Grade C in PHYS1006 Introduction to Physics