Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science and Geography / Zoology and Ecology)

Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science and Geography / Zoology and Ecology)

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Level 1

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 Environmental Science and Geography

EA1110 Evolution of the Earth

Pre-Requisite: None

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ1005 Introductory Ecology

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

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 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

SC1101 Science: Nature, Knowledge and Understanding

Pre-Requisite: None

Core – CH1001 appears on the study plan.  Use the “change” link to choose CH1011

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 to Environmental Science and Geography

EV1005 Environmental Processes and Global Change

Pre-Requisite:  None

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ1006 Diversity of Life

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

Level 2

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Elective under the Environmental Science and Geography major

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Elective under the Environmental Science and Geography major

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Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ2880 Ecology: Distribution, Abundance and Diversity

Pre-requisites: (BZ1005) or (6cp of BZ or EV or EA level 1 subjects)

Elective under major

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Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ2001 Quantitative Methods in Science

Pre-requisite: 6cp of Level 1 subjects

Core to Environmental Science and Geography major

LA2902 Environmental Law and Policy

Pre-Requisite: None

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ2820 Evolutionary Biology

Pre-requisites: BZ1005 or BZ1001

Elective under major

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Level 3

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Environmental Science and Geography

EV3002 Environmental Impact Assessment

Pre-requisites: At least 12cp of level 2 subjects

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ3230 Ecological Research Methods

Pre-requisites: (BS2001 or BZ2001) and (BZ2440 or BZ2880)

Core to Environmental Science and Geography

EV3205 Conserving Tropical Rainforests

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp of level 2 subjects including 6cp of level 2 BZ or EV

Elective under major

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Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core to Zoology and Ecology

BZ3215 Conservation Biology

Pre-requisites: (BZ1001 or BZ1005) and (BZ2440 or BZ2880 or MB2060) and (BZ1007 or BZ1006 or ZL1001 or BZ1004 or AG1004 or BT1001 or BZ1003 or AG1003)

Elective under major

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Elective under major

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Elective under major

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