BSc – Geography Major

Major/Minor Code

BSC-GGS-30

Version

1

Available in

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) – Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts – Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science – Bachelor of Laws

Bachelor of Science – Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

Credit points

30 credit points

Division

Tropical Environments and Societies

Structure

CORE SUBJECTS

Level 1

EA1110:03 Evolution of the Earth

EV1005:03 Environmental Processes and Global Change

Level 2

EV2360:03 Cradle to Grave: Population Economy and Environment

EV2401:03 Australian Landscape Processes and Evolution

EV2502:03 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Level 3

EV3401:03 Coastal and Catchment Geomorphology

EV3502:03 Advanced Geographical Information Systems

OPTIONS

Select 3 credit points of specified EV or EA level 2 subjects from List 1

PLUS

Select 6 credit points of specified EV level 3 subjects from List 2

List 1

EA2006:03 Hydrology

EA2007:03 Applied Soil Science

EV2301:03 Urban Geography and Design

EA2404:03 From Icehouse to Greenhouse

List 2

EV3001:03 Environmental and Regional Planning

EV3002:03 Environmental Impact Assessment

EV3200:03 Terrestrial Resource Management

EV3252:03 Indigenous Environmental Management

EV3454:03 Natural Hazards

EV3606:03 Disasters: Vulnerability, Migration and Planning

Availability Information

Major is available in the following courses and campuses:

Course

C/Code

Campus

QTAC

Notes

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) – Bachelor of Science

102909

Cairns

Townsville

324051

314051

Only the 30cp version of this major is available within the BEng(Hons)-BSc

Bachelor of Science

50110

Cairns

Townsville

326061

316061

The 30cp version of this major is available within the BSc as a first major only

Bachelor of Arts-Bachelor of Science

12010

Cairns

Townsville

321031

311031

Only the 30cp version of this major is available within the BA-BSc

Bachelor of Science-Bachelor of Laws Bachelor of Science-Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

60510

Cairns

Townsville

321061

311061

Only the 30cp version of this major is available within the BSc-LLB & BSc-LLB(Hons)