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

You must choose 12 credit points (4 subjects) from the following:

MarineBiology major

Select 6 credit points from the list below:              

Specified level 3 subjects

Study Period / Location

MB3050  Biological Oceanography

Pre-requisite: (BS2001 or BZ2001 or AG2001) or MB2060

Study Period 1 Townsville

MB3160 Evolution and Ecology of Reef  Fishes

Pre-requisite: MB2050 and MB2060 and a minimum mark of credit in MB2070 (or MB5070 or  equivalent)

Study Period 1 Townsville

MB3210  Life History and Evolution of Reef Corals

Pre-requisite: (BS2001 or BZ2001 or AG2001) and at least a result of credit in MB2060

Study Period 1 Townsville

MB3270 Wetland and Estuarine Ecosystems

Pre-requisite: (BZ2001 or BS2001 or AG2001) or MB2060

Study Period 2 Townsville

Zoologyand Ecology major

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

BZ3061 Behavioural Ecology

Pre-requisite:  6cp of Level 2  BZ

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

BZ3450  Ecological and Conservation Genetics

Pre-requisite: BZ2420 or BC2023 or BC2013

SP2 Townsville