Graduate Diploma of Science (Tropical Biology and Conservation)

Study Plan

Enrol in three steps!

  1. CHOOSE SUBJECTS. Use the tables below to choose your subjects.You can also download a planner to make the planning process easier. Note: Core subjects will already be on your study plan in eStudent.
  2. CHECK TIMETABLE. Check subject timetables to ensure you don't have lecture clashes. 
  3. ENROL IN SUBJECTS.  After you have chosen your subjects, right click and open eStudent in new tab to start enrolling.

Core and option subjects

Group A: Complete FOUR core subjects

Group B: Select TWO option subjects from specified list

Group C: Select TWO option subjects

Group A – Complete FOUR core subjects

BZ5001:03 Quantitative Methods in Science


MB5230:03 Design and Analysis in Ecological Studies

BZ5215:03 Conservation Biology

BZ5740:03 Wildlife Ecology and Management


BZ5220:03 Population and Community Ecology


BZ5440:03 Ecology and Conservation

SC5055:03 Research and Communication Skills in the Natural Sciences

Group B - Select TWO option subjects from specified list

BZ5061:03 Behavioural Ecology

BZ5210:03 Ecology of Tropical Forest Ecosystems

BZ5220:03 Population and Community Ecology

BZ5420:03 Ecological Genetics

BZ5440:03 Ecology and Conservation

BZ5450:03 Ecological and Conservation Genetics

BZ5615:03 Plant Survival in a Land of Fire, Flood and Drought

BZ5725:03 Herpetology

BZ5740:03 Wildlife Ecology and Management

BZ5755:03 Biodiversity and Climate Change: Impact, Mitigation and Adaptation

EV5002:03 Environmental Impact Assessment

EV5020:03 Human Dimensions of Nature and Conservation

EV5505:03 Introduction to Geographical Information Systems

MB5230:03 Design and Analyses in Ecological Studies

Group C - Select TWO option subjects using subject search

Select 6 credit points of BZ, EV or MB level 5 subjects using such search.