Bachelor of Science (Aquaculture Science and Technology / Environmental Earth Science)

Bachelor of Science (Aquaculture Science and Technology / Environmental Earth Science)

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

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.

Core to Environmental Earth Science

EV1005 Environmental Processes  and Global Change

Pre-requisite: None

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

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.

Core to Environmental Earth Science

EA1110 Evolution of the Earth

Elective

Choose Option(check availability and  ensure you meet pre-requisites.  Choose  subjects that are of interest to you or support your career aspirations)

Level 2

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Aquaculture, Science & Technology

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 & TechnologyMI2031 Marine Microbiology
Pre-Requisite: None

This subject has no self-management.  Please email an enrolment request to tes.enrolments@jcu.edu.au

Core to Environmental Earth Science

EA2006  Hydrology

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp at level 1

Core to Environmental Earth Science

EV2401  Australian Landscape Processes and Evolution

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp at level 1

Choose 4 subjects from this table.  Remaining subject will carry over to following year 

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Environmental Earth Science

EV2502  Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Pre-Requisite:  At least 12cp at level

Core to Environmental Earth Science

EA2404From Icehouse to Greenhouse

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp 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

Level 3

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Aquaculture, Science & Technology – already on plan

AQ3015  Sustainable Aquaculture

Study period 3 Block

Pre-requisite: 12cp of level 2 subjects

Core to Aquaculture, Science & Technology – already on plan

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 Environmental Earth Science

EA3007  Field Studies in Tropical Water and Soil Science

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp of level 2 EA or EV

Elective under Environmental Earth Science

Choose Option

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 Environmental Earth Science

EV3401  Coastal and Catchment Geomorphology

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp at level 2 including 6cp of level 2 EV or EA  subjects

Core to Environmental Earth Science

EA3640  Advanced Environmental and Marine Geoscience Technologies and Applications

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp at level 2 and 3cp at level 1 EA or MB