Marine Biology Major

Administration and Availability Information

Year

2010

Major Code

BSC-MBI-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

BZ1001:03 Fundamentals of Biology

BZ1004:03 The Diversity of Animal Life

Level 2

BZ2001:03 Quantitative Methods in Biology

MB2050:03 Functional Biology of Marine Organisms

MB2060:03 Marine Ecology and Environmental Assessment

Options

MB2070:03 Evolution and Biogeography of Marine Organisms

or

MB2080:03 Marine and Terrestrial Invertebrate Biology

PLUS

Select 12 credit points of MB level 3 subjects

MB3050:03 Biological Oceanography

MB3150:03 Fisheries Science

MB3160:03 Evolution and Ecology of Reef Fishes

MB3190:03 Coral Reef Ecology

MB3200:03 Marine Conservation Biology

MB3210:03 Life History and Evolution of Reef Corals

MB3230:03 Design and Analyses in Ecological Studies

MB3260:03 Ecological Dynamics: An Introduction to Modelling

MB3270:03 Coastal and Estuarine Ecosystems

MB3280:03 Marine Invertebrates of Commercial Importance

Administration Information

Full title

BSc - Marine Biology Major 2010

Abbreviated title

BSc-MarineBiolMaj10

Major code

BSC-MBI-2010

FOE

010900

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

Only first year is available in Cairns

No mid year entry

Bachelor of Arts-Bachelor of Science

12010

Cairns

Townsville

N/A

Only first year is available in Cairns

No mid year entry

Bachelor of Science-Bachelor of Laws

60510

Cairns

Townsville

N/A

Only first year is available in Cairns

No mid year entry

Bachelor of Science-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

60509L

Cairns

Townsville

N/A

Only first year is available in Cairns

No mid year entry

Bachelor of Science with Honours-Bachelor of Laws with Honours

60509S

Cairns

Townsville

N/A

Only first year is available in Cairns

No mid year entry

Document Modification History

Version No.

Approval Date

Modification Type

Effective Date

1-09

10/2009

Original document

10/2009