Bachelor of Science (Geology Advanced)

Bachelor of Science (Geology Advanced)

Study Plan

Townsville Campus

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Level 1

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

SC1101 Science: Nature, Knowledge and Understanding

Pre-Requisite: None

Core – already on plan

CH1001 Chemistry: A Central Science

Assumed Knowledge: It is assumed that students undertaking this subject will have successfully completed senior Chemistry and Maths B, or will have completed MA1020 and CH1020 or equivalent, prior to enrolment.

Core – already on plan

EV1005 Environmental Processes and Global Change

Pre-Requisite: None

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Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

SC1102 Modelling Natural Systems

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

Core – already on plan

EA1110 Evolution of the Earth

Pre-Requisite: None

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

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Level 2

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

EA2220 Minerals and Magmas

Pre-requisite: EA1110 plus at least 9cp level 1 AN, AR, BA, EV, MA, MB, PH, SC or (BU1004 or BU1104) subjects

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

Choose 1 science (AQ, BC, BZ, CH, EA, EV, MA, MB or PH ) level 2 or 3 Science subject using Subject Search (pre-requisites apply)

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

Choose 1 science (AQ, BC, BZ, CH, EA, EV, MA, MB or PH ) level 2 or 3 Science subject using Subject Search (pre-requisites apply)

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

Choose 1 science (AQ, BC, BZ, CH, EA, EV, MA, MB or PH ) level 2 or 3 Science subject using Subject Search (pre-requisites apply)

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

EV2502 (SP2) Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Pre-requisite: 12cp of level 1 subjects

Core – already on plan

EA2900 Introductory Field Geology

Pre-requisite: EA1110 plus at least 9cp level 1 AN, AR, BA, EV, MA, MB, PH, SC or (BU1004 or BU1104) subjects

Core – already on plan

EA2300 Introductory Structural and Metamorphic Geology

Pre-requisite: EA1110 plus at least 9cp level 1 AN, AR, BA, EV, MA, MB, PH, SC or (BU1004 or BU1104) subjects

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

Choose 1 science (AQ, BC, BZ, CH, EA, EV, MA, MB or PH ) level 2 or 3 Science subject using Subject Search (pre-requisites apply)

Level 3

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

SC3003 Science Research Internship

Core – already on plan

EA5041 Igneous Petrology and Processes

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

Core – already on plan

EA5042 Advanced Structural and Metamorphic Geology

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

Choose 1 science (AQ, BC, BZ, CH, EA, EV, MA, MB or PH ) level 1, 2 or 3 science subject using Subject Search (pre-requisites apply)

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

SC5055 Research and Communication Skills in the Natural Sciences

Core – already on plan

EA5044 Geological Mapping

Pre-requisite: At least 12cp of level 2 subjects

TAKEN CONCURRENTLY WITH EA5044

Core – already on plan

EA5045 Field Techniques in Geology

Pre-requisite: At least 12cp of level 2 subjects including EA2220, EA2300, EA2900 and EA3510. Allow concurrent for EA3510

TAKEN CONCURRENTLY WITH EA5045

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

Choose 1 science (AQ, BC, BZ, CH, EA, EV, MA, MB or PH ) level 1, 2 or 3 science subject using Subject Search (pre-requisites apply)