Bachelor of Science (Chemistry / Zoology and Ecology) Level 3 Options

Choose 6 credit points (2 subjects)

Chemistry major:  There are no level 3 electives under this major

Zoology and Ecology: Select 6 credit points from the list below

Specified level 3 subjects

Location/Study Period

BZ3215 Conservation Biology

Pre-requisite: (BZ1001 OR BZ1005) and (BZ2440 OR BZ2880 OR MB2060) and (BZ1007 OR BZ1006)

SP1 Townsville and Cairns

BZ3615 Plant Survival in a Land of Fire, Flood and Drought

Pre-requisite: Any level 2 or above BZ, EV or EA subject, or equivalent


BZ3210 Rainforest Ecosystems

Pre-requisite: (BZ1007 or BZ1006) and (6cp of level 2 BZ, MB or EV)

SP1 Townsville and Cairns

SP2 Townsville

BZ3001 Field Studies in the Equatorial Tropics: Borneo

Pre-requisite: Students enrolling in this subject must have a good background in terrestrial biology, experimental design and ecology. They will have completed or be enrolled in 9 credit points of level 2 BZ subjects including BZ2001 and BZ2440.

Please note: A quota applies to this subject.


SP10 Townsville – offered in odd-numbered years

BZ3450 Ecological and Conservation Genetics

Pre-requisite: BZ2420 or BC2023 or BC2013

SP2 Townsville

BZ3725 Herpetology

Pre-requisite: BZ1007 or BZ1006 or BZ1004

SP10 Townsville – offered in even-numbered years

BZ3730 Ornithology

Pre-requisite: BZ1007 or BZ1004 or BZ1006

SP7 Townsville – offered in odd-numbered years