Environmental Science Major

Administration and Availability Information

Year

2010

Major Code

BSC-ENV-2010

Available in

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts – Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science – Bachelor of Laws

Bachelor of Science – Bachelor of Laws with Honours

Bachelor of Science with Honours – Bachelor of Laws with Honours

Credit point value

30 credit points

Other details

Structure

Core Subjects

Level 1

EA1110:03 Evolution of the Earth

EV1005:03 Environmental Processes and Global Change

Level 2

EA2006:03 Hydrology

EV2502:03 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Options

EA2007:03 Applied Soil Science

or

EV2401:03 Australian Landscape Processes and Evolution

PLUS

EA2110:03 Introduction to Sedimentology

or

EA2404:03 From Icehouse to Greenhouse

PLUS

EA3007:03 Field Studies in Tropical Water and Soil Science

or

EV3404:03 Field Studies in Tropical Geography

PLUS

Select 6 credit points of specified EA and EV level 3 subjects

EA3005:03 Minesite Rehabilitation

EA3008:03 Advanced Hydrology

EA3800:03 Earth and Environmental Geochemistry

EA3640:03 Advanced Marine Geoscience Technologies and Applications

EV3002:03 Environmental Impact Assessment

EV3401:03 Coasts and Catchments: Geomorphology and Management

EV3406:03 Coral Reef Geomorphology

PLUS

Select 3 credit points of specified BZ and EV level 3 subjects:

BZ3215:03 Conservation Biology

EV3203:03 Conserving Marine Wildlife: Sea Mammals Birds, Reptiles

EV3205:03 Conserving Tropical Rainforests

EV3407:03 Fire Science and Management for Northern Australia

Administration Information

Full title

BSc - Environmental Science Major 2010

Abbreviated title

BSc-EnvironmentalScMaj10

Major code

BSC-ENV-2010

FOE

050999

Owner

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Effective date

1/01/2010

Self management

Enrol: Yes

Withdraw: Yes

Selections: Yes

Location: Yes

Attendance: Yes

Permissible awards

This major will be included on the testamur.

Availability Information

Major is available in the following courses and campuses:

Course

C/Code

Campus

QTAC

Notes

Bachelor of Science

50110

Cairns

Townsville

326061

316061

Bachelor of Arts-Bachelor of Science

12010

Cairns

Townsville

N/A

Bachelor of Science-Bachelor of Laws

60510

Cairns

Townsville

N/A

Bachelor of Science-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

60509L

Cairns

Townsville

N/A

Bachelor of Science with Honours-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

60509S

Cairns

Townsville

N/A

Document Modification History

Version No.

Approval Date

Modification Type

Effective Date

1-09

10/2009

Original document

10/2009