Bachelor of Science (Zoology and Ecology / Mathematics)

Bachelor of Science (Zoology and Ecology / Mathematics)

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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 to Mathematics

MA1000 Mathematical Techniques

Pre-Requisite: MA1020 or Mathematics B or Maths C or Admission to 102810 or Admission to 102910

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 – already on plan

SC1102 Modelling Natural Systems

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

Core to Mathematics

MA1003 Mathematical Techniques

Pre-Requisite: MA1000

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 (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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Recommended: MA1401 Statistics and Data Analysis 1 as a pre-requisite for MA2405

Level 2

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Mathematics

MA2000 Mathematics for Scientists and Engineers

Pre-requisite: MA1003

 

Core to Mathematics

MA2405 Statistics and Data Analysis 2

Pre-requisite: MA1401 or BZ2001

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

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Mathematics

MA2100 Mathematical Methods and Differential Equations

Pre-requisite: MA1003 and MA2000 and allow concurrent for MA2000

Core to Mathematics

MA2201 Numerical Mathematics

Pre-requisite: MA1003

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 major

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Level 3

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Mathematics

MA3109 Applied Complex Variable Theory

Pre-requisite: MA2000 and MA2100

Core to Mathematics

MA3605 Operations Research and Modelling

Pre-requisite: MA2000 and (MA2100 or MA2201)

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 major

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Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Mathematics

MA3201 Numerical Methods

Pre-requisite: MA2000 and MA2201

Core to Mathematics

MA3405 Multivariate Statistical Methods

Pre-requisite: MA2405

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 major

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