Bachelor of Science (Biochemistry-Molecular Biology/Zoology)

Bachelor of Science (Biochemistry-Molecular Biology/Zoology)

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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 Biochemistry/Molecular Biology – already on plan

Level 1 Science elective in lieu of CH1001

Core to Zoology – already on plan

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 Biochemistry/Molecular Biology – already on plan

CH1002 Chemistry: Principles and Applications

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

Core to Zoology – already on plan

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

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Level 2

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Biochemistry/Molecular Biology – already on plan

BC2013 Principles of Biochemistry

Pre-requisite: CH1001 and CH1002

Core – in eStudent, use the “Change” link to select alternate subject

CH2101 Synthesis and Structure in Chemistry

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

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MI2011 Microbial Diversity

Pre-requisite: BM1000 or BZ1001

Core to Zoology – already on plan

BZ2001 Quantitative Methods in Science

Pre-requisite: 6cp of level 1 subjects

Core to Zoology – already on plan

BZ2705 Australian Vertebrate Fauna

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

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Biochemistry/Molecular Biology – already on plan

BC2023 Molecular Genetics

Pre-requisite: CH1001

Core to Biochemistry/Molecular Biology – already on plan

BC2024 Cell Regulation

Pre-Requisite: CH1001 and CH1002

Core to Zoology – already on plan

MB2080 Invertebrate Biology

Pre-Requisite: BZ1004 or BZ1006 or BZ1007

Elective under Zoology major

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Level 3

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Biochemistry/Molecular Biology – already on plan

BC3101 Genes, Genomes and Development

Pre-requisite: BC2023

Core to Biochemistry/Molecular Biology – already on plan

BC3102 Advanced Cell Biology

Pre-requisite: BC2013 and BC2024

Core to Zoology – already on plan

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 major

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Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Biochemistry/Molecular Biology – already on plan

BC3201 Biotechnology

Assumed Knowledge: BC3101 BC3102 strongly recommended

Pre-requisite: BC2013 and BC2023 and BC2024

Core to Biochemistry/Molecular Biology – already on plan

BC3202 Special Topics in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Assumed Knowledge: BC3101 BC3102 strongly recommended

Pre-requisite: BC2013 and BC2023 and BC2024

Core to Zoology – already on plan

BZ3061 Behavioural Ecology

Assumed Knowledge: BC3101 BC3102 strongly recommended

Pre-requisite: BC2013 and BC2023 and BC2024

Elective under Zoology major

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