Bachelor of Science (Zoology and Ecology)

Bachelor of Science (Zoology and Ecology)

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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

CH1011 Chemistry for the Natural Sciences

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

BZ1006 Diversity of Life

Assumed Knowledge: Students enrolling in this subject should have a good understanding of Chemistry, Mathematics and English to Grade 12 (Qld) or equivalent

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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

BZ1005 Introductory Ecology

Assumed Knowledge: Students enrolling in this subject should have a good understanding of Chemistry, Mathematics and English to Grade 12 (Qld) or equivalent

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Level 2

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

BZ2001 Quantitative Methods in Science

Pre-Requisite: 6cp of level 1 subjects

Core – already on plan

BZ2820 Evolutionary Biology

Pre-Requisite: BZ1005 or BZ1001

Elective under major

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Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Level 2 core skills related to second major or area of interest

This subject will be added when Subject Group chosen at level 1

Core – already on plan

BZ2880 Ecology: Distribution, Abundance and Diversity

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp at level 1

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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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 3

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

BZ3215 Conservation Biology

Pre-Requisite: (BZ1001 or BZ1005) AND (BZ2440 or BZ2880 or MB2060) AND (BZ1007 or BZ1006 or BZ1004 or BZ1003)

Elective under major

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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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Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

BZ3230 Ecological Research Methods

Pre-Requisite: (BZ2001 or BZ2001) AND (BZ2440 or BZ2880)

Elective under major

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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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