Course Structure - Bachelor of Science in Environmental Earth Science

Courses and Study Subject alternative pages Course Structure - Bachelor of Science in Environmental Earth Science

All students in the course will study these three core subjects in their first year.

SC1101:03 Science: Nature, Knowledge and Understanding

SC1102:03 Modelling Natural Systems

CH1001:03 Chemistry: A Central Science or CH1011:03 Chemistry for the Natural Sciences

All students must choose a Major to study in detail (see subject list below). You have the option of focussing on another key study area by taking a Second Major, or broadening your scientific knowledge by selecting science subjects from many disciplines. For the rules about the full course structure, please visit the Bachelor of Science handbook page.

Major Structure


Level 1

EA1110:03 Evolution of the Earth

EV1005:03 Environmental Processes and Global Change

Level 2

EA2006:03 Hydrology

EA2404:03 From Icehouse to Greenhouse

EV2401:03 Australian Landscape Process and Evolution

EV2502:03 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Level 3

EV3401:03 Coastal and Catchment Geomorphology

EA3007:03 Field Studies in Tropical Water and Soil Science

EA3640:03 Advanced Environmental and Marine Geoscience Technologies and Applications


Select 3 credit points of specified subjects from List 1

List 1

EA3008:03 Advanced Hydrology

EA3800:03 Earth and Environmental Geochemistry

EV3406:03 Coral Reef Geomorphology