Study Plan – mid year entry

Study Plan – mid year entry

Bachelor of Science (Environmental and Marine Geosciences / Marine Biology)

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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 & Marine Geosciences – already on plan

EA1110 Evolution of the Earth

Pre-Requisite: None

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.

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 to Marine Biology major

BZ2001 Quantitative Methods in Science

Pre-requisite: 6cp of level 1 subjects

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 Environmental & Marine Geosciences – already on plan

EV1005  Environmental Processes and Global Change

Pre-Requisite: 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 (Queensland) or equivalents. Students without high school chemistry and mathematics must complete CH1020 and MA1020 in first year

Level 2

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

CORE to Environmental & Marine Geosciences – already on plan

EA2404 From Icehouse to Greenhouse

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp at level 1

CORE to Environmental & Marine Geosciences – already on plan

EV2502 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp at level 1

Core to Marine Biology major

MB2060 Marine Ecology and Environmental Assessment

Pre-requisite: BZ1007 or 6cp of level 1 or 2 BZ or EV subjects

Core to Marine Biology major

Choose ONE subject:

MB2080 Invertebrate Biology

Pre-Requisite: BZ1004 or BZ1006 or BZ1007

OR

MB2070 Evolution and Biogeography of Marine Organisms (SP1)

Pre-Requisite: BZ1001 and (ZL1001 or BZ1004 or AG1004 or BZ1007)

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

Core – already on plan

SC1101 Science: Nature, Knowledge and Understanding

Pre-Requisite: None

CORE to Environmental & Marine Geosciences – already on plan

EA2006 Hydrology

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp at level 1

CORE to Environmental & Marine Geosciences – already on plan

EV2401 Australian Landscape Processes and Evolution

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp at level 1

Core to Marine Biology major

MB2050 Functional Biology of Marine Organisms

Pre-Requisite: ZL1001 or BZ1004 or AG1004 or BZ1007

Level 3

Teaching period 2

Core/Elective

Subject Code

CORE to Environmental & Marine Geosciences – already on plan

EV3401 Coastal and Catchment Geomorphology

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

CORE to Environmental & Marine Geosciences – already on plan

EA3640 Advanced Environmental and Marine Geoscience Technologies and Applications

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp at level 2 and 3cp at level 1 EA or MB

Core to Marine Biology major

MB3200 Marine Conservation Biology

Pre-requisite: (BS2001 or BZ2001 or AG2001) and MB2060

Elective under major

Your Options

Teaching period 1

Core/Elective

Subject Code

CORE to Environmental & Marine Geosciences – already on plan

EA3007 Field Studies in Tropical Water and Soil Science

Pre-Requisite: At least 12cp of level 2 EA or EV

Core to Marine Biology major

MB3150 Fisheries Science

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 major

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Elective under major

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