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The following are subjects offered by the Academic Units in the Faculty of Science, as well as subjects from outside of the Faculty, that can be counted towards the 90 credit points of Science subjects required for a Bachelor of Science degree. The required 90 credit points must include a major or minor study in a discipline located in the Faculty of Science. Only 60 credit points of 100-level subjects may be counted towards a degree.

Biological Sciences

Subject no. Subject Name Credit Points
BIOL103 Molecules, Cells and Organisms 6
BIOL104 Evolution, Biodiversity and Environment 6
BIOL212 Introductory Microbiology and Immunology * 6
BIOL213 Principles of Biochemistry 6
BIOL214 The Biochemistry of Energy and Metabolism 6
BIOL215 Introductory Genetics 6
BIOL240 Functional Biology of Plants and Animals 6
BIOL241 Biodiversity: Classification and Sampling 6
BIOL251 Principles of Ecology and Evolution 6
MARE200 Introduction to Oceanography 6
BIOL292 Special Biology Studies 6
BIOL303 Biotechnology: Applied Cell & Molecular Biology 8
BIOL320 Molecular Cell Biology 8
BIOL321 Biotechnology: from Genome to Structure 8
BIOL332 Ecological and Evolutionary Physiology 8
BIOL351 Conservation Biology: Marine and Terrestrial Populations 8
BIOL355 Marine and Terrestrial Ecology 8
MARE300 Fisheries and Aquaculture 8
MARE357 Advances in Molluscan Biology 8
BIOL391 Advanced Biology 8
BIOL392 Advanced Biology Project 8
MARE393 Advanced Marine Science Project 8


Subject no. Subject Name Credit Points
CHEM101 Chemistry 1A: Intro. Physical & General Chemistry 6
CHEM102 Chemistry 1B: Intro. Organic & Physical Chemistry 6
CHEM104 Chemistry 1D (Introductory Chemistry) 6
CHEM105 Chemistry 1E (Introductory Chemistry) 6
NANO101 Current Perspectives in Nanotechnolgoy 6
CHEM211 Inorganic Chemistry II 6
CHEM212 Organic Chemistry II 6
CHEM213 Molecular Structure, Reactivity and Change 6
CHEM214 Analytical and Environmental Chemistry II 6
CHEM218 Special Chemistry Studies 6
CHEM301 Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology 8
CHEM314 Instrumental Analysis 8
CHEM320 Bioinformatics: From Genome to Structure 8
CHEM321 Organic Synthesis and Reactivity 8
CHEM327 Environmental Chemistry 8
CHEM330 Medicinal Chemistry 8
CHEM340 Chemistry Laboratory Project 8
CHEM350 Principles of Pharmacology 8
CHEM364 Molecular Structure and Spectroscopy 8

Earth and Environmental Sciences

Subject no. Subject Name Credit Points
EESC101 Plant Earth 6
EESC102 Earth Environments and Resources 6
EESC103 Landscape change and climatology 6
EESC104 The Human Environment: Problems and Change 6
MARE200 Introduction to Oceanography 6
EESC201 Earth Surface Processes and Products 6
EESC202 Soils, Landscapes and Hydrology 6
EESC203 Biogeography and Environmental change 6
EESC204 Introductory Spatial Science 6
EESC205 Population Studies 6
EESC206 Discovering Downunder: a geography of Australia 6
EESC208 Environmental Impact of societies 6
EESC210 Social spaces: Rural and Urban 6
EESC250 Field Geology 1 6
EESC260 Earth & Environmental Sciences Research Project 6
EESC300 Directed Studies in Earth & Environmental Sciences A 8
EESC301 Plate Tectonics, Macrotopography and Earth History 8
EESC302 Soils, Landscapes and Hydrology 8
EESC303 Fluvial Geomorphology and Sedimentology 8
EESC304 Geographic Information Science 8
EESC305 Remote Sensing of the Environment 8
EESC306 Resources and Environments 8
EESC307 Spaces, Places and Identities 8
EESC308 Environmental & Heritage Management 8
EESC310 Water Resources & Management 8
EESC350 Directed Studies in Earth & Environmental Sciences B 8
ENVI391 Environmental Science 8

General Science

Subject no. Subject Name Credit Points
SCIE101 Modern Perspectives in Science 6
SCIE292 Science Research Internship 6
SCIE301 Directed Studies in Science 8

Subjects offered by Academic Units external to the Faculty of Science

Subject no. Subject Name Credit Points
BMS101 Systemic Anatomy 6
BMS112 Human Physiology 1 6
BMS202 Human Physiology II: Control Mechanisms 6
BMS311 Nutrients and Metabolism 8
BMS312 Research in Human Nutrition 8
CIVL272 Surveying 6
CIVL322 Hydraulics & Hydrology 6
CIVL361 Geomechanics 1 6
CIVL462 Geomechanics 2 6
CIVL463 Geomechanics 3 6
CSCI103 Algorithms and Problem Solving 6
CSCI114 Procedural Programming 6
ENGG252 Engineering Fluid Mechanics 6
ENVE220 Water Quality Engineering 6
ENVE221 Air & Noise Pollution 6
ENVE385 Environment Engineering 6
ENVE411 Aqueous & Atmospheric Chemistry 6
ENVE420 Water Engineering 6
INFO411 Data Mining & Knowledge Discovery 6
MATE201 Structure & Properties of Material 6
MATE304 Transport Phenomena in Materials Processes 6
MATH111 Applied Mathematical Modelling 6
MATH141 Mathematics 1C Part 1 6
MATH142 Mathematics 1C Part 2 6
MATH161 Mathematics 1E Part 1 6
MATH162 Mathematics 1E Part 2 6
MATH187 Mathematics 1A Part 1 6
MATH188 Mathematics 1A Part 2 6
MATH151 General Mathematics IA 6
MATH201 Multivariate and Vector Calculus 6
MATH202 Differential Equations II 6
MATH283 Mathematics IIB for Engineers 6
PHYS131 Physics for the Environmental and Life Sciences A 6
PHYS132 Physics for the Environmental and Life Sciences B 6
PHYS141 Fundamentals of Physics A 6
PHYS142 Fundamentals of Physics B 6
PHYS205 Modern Physics 6
PHYS206 Project in Physics 6
PHYS215 Vibrations, Waves & Optics 6
PHYS225 Electromagnetism and Optoelectronics 6
PHYS233 Introduction to Environmental Physics 6
PHYS235 Mechanics and Thermodynamics 6
PHYS255 Radiation Physics 6
PHYS295 Astronomy: Concepts of the Universe 6
PHYS305 Quantum Mechanics 8
PHYS306 Project in Physics 8
PHYS325 Electromagnetism 8
PHYS335 Classical Mechanics 8
PHYS365 Detection of Radiation:Neutrons, Electrons and X Rays 8
PHYS375 Nuclear Physics 8
PHYS385 Statistical Mechanics 8
PHYS390 Astrophysics 8
PHYS396 Electronic Materials 8
POP204 Epidemology 6
STAT151 Introduction of the Concepts & Practice of Statistics 6
STAT252 Statistics for the Natural Sciences 6
STAT335 Sample Surveys & Experimental Design 6

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