HSC Subject Selection

Making good choices at high school will give you more options in selecting your degree

While we encourage everyone to study the subjects that interest them and that they feel confident in, below are the minimum requirements for our undergraduate degrees.

For information about how to achieve 'bonus' points on your ATAR when applying to study at UNSW please go to the HSC Plus page.

Degree
Assumed Knowledge
Recommended Knowledge

3131

Bachelor of Engineering (Materials Science and Engineering) (Honours)

Mathematics Extension 1

Physics

Mathematics Extension 2

Chemistry

Engineering Studies

3132

Bachelor of Engineering (Materials Science and Engineering) (Honours) / Bachelor of Engineering Science

Mathematics Extension 1

Physics

Mathematics Extension 2

Chemistry

Engineering Studies

3133

Bachelor of Engineering (Materials Science and Engineering) (Honours) / Masters of Biomedical Engineering

Mathematics Extension 1

Physics

Mathematics Extension 2

Chemistry

Engineering Studies

3134

Bachelor of Engineering (Materials Science and Engineering Engineering) (Honours) / Bachelor of Commerce

Mathematics Extension 1

Physics

Mathematics Extension 2

Chemistry

Engineering Studies