Bachelor of Science (Aquaculture, Science and Technology / Zoology and Ecology)

Bachelor of Science (Aquaculture, Science and Technology / Zoology and Ecology)

Study Plan

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Level 1

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core  to Bachelor of Science –  already on plan

SC1101 Science: Nature,  Knowledge and Understanding

Pre-Requisite: None

Core  to Bachelor of Science –  already on plan

CH1001 Chemistry: A Central  Science

Assumed Knowledge: Will have successfully  completed MA1020 and CH1020 or equivalent, prior to enrolment

Core to Aquaculture Science & Technology and Zoology and Ecology

BZ1007  Introduction to Biodiversity

Assumed Knowledge: Have a good  understanding of Chemistry, Maths and English to Grade 12 (Queensland) or equivalent.  Students without chemistry and maths must  complete CH1020 and MA1020 in first year.

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Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core  to Bachelor of Science –  already on plan

SC1102  Modelling Natural Systems

Pre-requisites: MA1020 or Senior mathematics or equivalent and allow concurrent  enrolment for MA1020

Core to Aquaculture Science & Technology and Zoology and Ecology

BZ1001  Introduction to Biological Processes

Pre-requisites:  have a good understanding of Chemistry,  Mathematics and English to Grade 12 (Queensland) or equivalents. Students  without high school chemistry should have completed CH1020.

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Elective

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Level 2

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Aquaculture Science & Technology and Zoology and Ecology

BZ2001  Quantitative Methods in Science

Pre-requisite: 6cp of  level 1 subjects

Core to Aquaculture, Science & Technology

AQ2001  Introduction to Aquaculture

Pre-requisite: At least  12cp of level 1 science BZ,CH,EA,EV,MA,MB,PH or SC subjects

Core to Aquaculture, Science & Technology

MI2031  Marine Microbiology

Pre-requisite: None

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ2705  Australian Vertebrate Fauna

Pre-requisite: ZL1001 or  BZ1004 or AG1004 or BZ1006 or BZ1007

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Level 2 core skills related to second major or area of interest

This subject will be added when Subject  Group chosen at level 1

Core to Aquaculture, Science & Technology

AQ2002  Aquaculture of Tropical Species

Pre-requisite: At least 12cp of level 1 science   BZ,CH,EA,EV,MA,MB,PH or SC subjects

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ2440  Ecology and Conservation

Pre-requisite: BZ1007 or (6cp of level 1 or 2 BZ or EV subjects)

Elective under Zoology and Ecology major

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Level 3

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Aquaculture, Science & Technology

AQ3015  Sustainable Aquaculture

Study period 7 Block

Pre-requisite: 12cp of level 2 subjects

Core to Aquaculture, Science & Technology

AQ3002  Aquaculture: Feeds and Nutrition

Pre-requisite: At least 12 credit points of Level 2 AQ, BC, BZ, CH, EA, EV, MA,  MB or PH science subjects and 3 credit points of level 2 aquaculture subjects  and 3 credit points of level 2 aquaculture subjects

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ3740  Wildlife Ecology and Management

Pre-requisite: (BZ1001 or BZ1005) and (BZ2440 or BZ2880 or MB2060) and (BZ1007  or BZ1006 or ZL1001 or BZ1004 or AG1004 or BZ1001 or BZ1003 or AG1003)

Elective under Zoology and Ecology major

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Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Aquaculture, Science & Technology – AQ3003 is already on  plan.  Use “Change” link in student to  choose alternate subjects

AQ3003  Aquaculture: Propagation

Study Period 7 Block

Pre-requisite: At least 12 credit points of Level 2 AQ, BC, BZ, CH, EA, EV, MA,  MB or PH science subjects

OR

AQ3008  Aquaculture: Systems Design

Study period 1

Pre-requisite: At least 12 credit points of Level 2 AQ, BC, BZ, CH, EA, EV, MA,  MB or PH science subjects and 3 credit points of level 2 aquaculture subjects  and 3 credit points of level 2 aquaculture subjects

Core to Aquaculture, Science & Technology – AQ3004 is already on  plan.  Use “Change” link in student to  choose alternate subjects

AQ3004  Aquaculture: Stock Improvement

Pre-requisite: At least 12 credit points of Level 2 AQ, BC, BZ, CH, EA, EV, MA,  MB or PH science subjects and 3 credit points of level 2 aquaculture subjects

OR

AQ3007  Aquatic Animal Ecophysiology

NOT OFFERED

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ3220  Population and Community Ecology

Pre-requisite: (BS2001 or BZ2001 or AG2001) and (BZ2440 or BZ2880 or MB2060 or  3cp of level 2 BZ)

Elective under Zoology and Ecology major

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