Bachelor of Marine Science

Bachelor of Marine Science

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Level 1

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – 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.

Core – already on plan

MB1110 Introductory Marine Science

Assumed Knowledge:  Students enrolling in this subject should have a good understanding of high school Year 12 Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics.  A basic understanding of physics is recommended.

Pre-requisites: (Senior Chemistry or CH1020 AND Maths B or MA1020) OR admission to 50110M – allow concurrent for CH1020

Core – already on plan

MA1401 Statistics and Data Analysis

Pre-requisites: Senior Maths B or MA1020

OR

MA1000  Mathematical Foundations in SP1

Pre-requisites: Senior Maths B or MA1020

Elective

Your options Use option line Select 6 credit points of specified Level 1 Subjects

Total 12cp (4 subjects)

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

EV1005 Environmental Processes and Global Change

Pre-requisites: None

Core – 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 (Qld) or equivalent.  Students without chemistry and mathematics must complete CH1020 and MA1020 in first year.

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.

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option line Select 6 credit points of specified Level 1 Subjects

Total 12cp (4 subjects)

Level 2

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

EV2502 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Pre-requisites: At least 12 credit points of level 1 subjects

Core – already on plan

PH2006 Descriptive Physical oceanography

Pre-requisites: None

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 6 credit points of specified Level 2 Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of level 2 Science subjects

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 6 credit points of specified Level 2 Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of level 2 Science subjects

Total 12cp (4 subjects)

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

BZ2001 Quantitative Methods in Science

Pre-requisites: 6 credit points of level 1 subjects

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option line Select 6 credit points of specified Level 2 Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of level 2 Science subjects

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 6 credit points of specified Level 2 Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of level 2 Science subjects

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 6 credit points of specified Level 2 Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of level 2 Science subjects

Total 12cp (4 subjects)

Level 3

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 9 credit points of specified EA or EV Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of specified MB level 3 subjects OR Select 6 credit points of specified CS, MA, MB or PH level 3 subjects

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 9 credit points of specified EA or EV Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of specified MB level 3 subjects OR Select 6 credit points of specified CS, MA, MB or PH level 3 subjects

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 9 credit points of specified EA or EV Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of specified MB level 3 subjects OR Select 6 credit points of specified CS, MA, MB or PH level 3 subjects

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 9 credit points of specified EA or EV Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of specified MB level 3 subjects OR Select 6 credit points of specified CS, MA, MB or PH level 3 subjects

Total 12cp (4 subjects)

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 9 credit points of specified EA or EV Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of specified MB level 3 subjects OR Select 6 credit points of specified CS, MA, MB or PH level 3 subjects.

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 9 credit points of specified EA or EV Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of specified MB level 3 subjects OR Select 6 credit points of specified CS, MA, MB or PH level 3 subjects

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 9 credit points of specified EA or EV Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of specified MB level 3 subjects OR Select 6 credit points of specified CS, MA, MB or PH level 3 subjects

Elective (look ahead at your elective subjects to ensure you have met the pre-requisite requirements)

Your options Use option lines: Select 9 credit points of specified EA or EV Subjects OR Select 9 credit points of specified MB level 3 subjects OR Select 6 credit points of specified CS, MA, MB or PH level 3 subjects

Total 12cp (4 subjects)