Bachelor of Science (Chemistry / Zoology and Ecology)

Bachelor of Science (Chemistry / 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: 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 to Chemistry major

Level 1 Science elective in lieu of CH1001

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ1007 Introduction to Biodiversity

Assumed Knowledge: Students enrolling in this subject should have a good understanding of Chemistry, Mathematics and English to Grade 12 (Queensland) or equivalents. Students without high school chemistry and mathematics must complete CH1020 and MA1020 in first year

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 Chemistry

CH1002 Chemistry: Principles and Applications

Pre-Requisite: CH1001 OR CH1011 AND ALLOW concurrent for CH1011 AND CH1001

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ1001 Introduction to Biological Processes

Assumed Knowledge: Students enrolling in this subject should have a good understanding of Chemistry, Mathematics and English to Grade 12 (Queensland) or equivalents. Students without high school chemistry should have completed CH1020.

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 Chemistry

BC2013 Principles of Biochemistry

Pre-requisite: CH1001 and CH1002

Core to Chemistry

CH2101 Synthesis and Structure in Chemistry

Pre-requisite: (CH1001 OR CH1011) and (CH1002 OR CH1012)

Core to Chemistry

CH2102 Spectroscopy and Spectroscopic Methods

Pre-requisite: (CH1001 OR CH1011) and (CH1002 OR CH1012)

Offered in odd-numbered years

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ2001 Quantitative Methods in Science

Pre-requisite: 6cp of level 1 subjects

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ2705  Australian Vertebrate Fauna

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

Note: Choose 4 subjects from table above, taking into consideration pre-requisite requirements for level 3 subjects.  Remaining subject will carry over to third year

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Chemistry

CH2103 Analytical Chemistry

Pre-requisite: (CH1001 OR CH1011) and (CH1002 OR CH1012)

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

Choose Option

Level 3

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Chemistry major

CH3101 Chemical Kinetics and Mechanism

Pre-requisite: CH1001 and CH1002

Offered in even-numbered years

Core to Chemistry major

CH3102 Medicinal and Biological Chemistry

Pre-requisite: CH2101

Offered in odd-numbered years

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

Your Options

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Chemistry

CH3103 Materials and Process Chemistry

Pre-requisite: CH1001 and CH1002

Offered in even-numbered years

Core to Chemistry

CH3104 Advanced Chemistry Project

Pre-requisite: CH2101 and CH2102 and CH2103 and CH3101

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

Your Options