Master of Science (Marine Biology and Ecology)

Master of Science (Marine Biology and Ecology)

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 SUBJECTS – are already on your study plan

Availability

MB5004:03 Marine Conservation Biology

OR

MB5260:03 Ecological Dynamics: An Introduction to Modelling

SP2 Townsville



SP2 Townsville

SC5055:03 Research and Communication Skills in the Natural Sciences

SP1 Townsville and Cairns

MB5190:03 Coral Reef Ecology

OR

MB5160:03 Evolution and Ecology of Reef Fishes

OR

MB5400:03 Life History and Evolution of Reef Corals

SP2 Townsville



SP1 Townsville



SP1 Townsville

MB5300:03 Sampling and Experimental Design

OR

MB5230:03 Design and Analyses in Ecological Studies

SP7 Block Townsville



Not offered in 2016

PLUS

Select 6cp of specified level 5 subjects from the following list:

Availability

AQ5007:03 Aquatic Animal Ecophysiology

SP2 Townsville

BZ5001:03 Quantitative Methods in Science

SP1 Townsville and Cairns

BZ5220:03 Population and Community Ecology

SP2 Townsville

BZ5440:03 Ecology and Conservation

SP2 Townsville

BZ5640:03 Marine Plants and Algae in their Environments

Not offered

EV5203:03 Conserving Marine Wlidlife: Sea Mammals, Birds, Reptiles

SP1 Townsville

EV5505:03 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

SP2 Townsville and Cairns

MB5004:03 Marine Conservation Biology

SP2 Townsville

MB5070:03 Marine Evolution and Biogeography

SP1 Townsville

MB5160:03 Evolution and Ecology of Reef Fishes

SP1 Townsville

MB5190:03 Coral Reef Ecology

SP2 Townsville

MB5230:03 Design and Analyses in Ecological Studies

Not offered in 2016

MB5260:03 Ecological Dynamics: An Introduction to Modelling

SP2 Townsville

MB5300:03 Sampling and Experimental Design

SP7 Block Townsville

MB5350:03 Current Issues in Coral Reef Ecology

Not offered in 2016

MB5380:03 Invertebrate Biology

SP2 Townsville and Cairns

MB5400:03 Life History and Evolution of Reef Corals

SP1 Townsville

MB5430:03 Behaviour of Marine Animals

SP7 Block Townsville in odd-numbered years

MB5550:03 Biology of Reef Corals

Not offered in 2016

PLUS

Select 18cp of any level 5 AQ, BC, BZ, EV, MB, MI, TO or TV subjects using Subject Search.  This list includes research options.