Master of Science (Zoology and Ecology)

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  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 9 credit points of option subjects

Group C: Select 15 credit points of level 5 subjects

Group A – Complete FOUR core subjects

BZ5001:03 Quantitative Methods in Science

BZ5225:03 Field Ecology

BZ5230:03 Ecological Research Methods


BZ5215:03 Conservation Biology

SC5055:03 Research Communication Skills in Natural Sciences

Group B - Select 9 credit points of option subjects from the specified list

BZ5215:03 Conservation Biology

BZ5230:03 Ecological Research Methods

BZ5480:03 Restoration Ecology

BZ5450:03 Ecological and Conservation Genetics

BZ5520:03 Agroecology

BZ5620:03 Tropical Flora of Australia

BZ5725:03 Herpetology

BZ5745:03 Tropical Entomology

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

BZ5808:03 Adapting to Environmental Challenges

BZ5820:03 Evolutionary Biology

BZ5880:03 Ecology: Distribution, Abundance and Diversity

EV5002:03 Environmental Impact Assessment

EV5505:03 Introduction to Geographical Information Systems

Group C - Select 15 credit points of option subjects using subject search

Select 15 credit points of any BZ, EV or MB level 5 subjects