Study Planner Information
Year 1 Study Planner
What do the different requirements mean?
- Compulsory – all students must complete this course
- Prerequisite for major – a course required for this major
- Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
- Elective – an elective course from the course list, or as permitted by the program rules
Course Code & Title | Requirements |
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SCIE1100 Advanced Theory and Practice in Science | Compulsory |
GEOS1100 Environment and Society | Prerequisite for major |
MATH1051 Calculus and Linear Algebra I^{1} | Recommended |
Elective | Elective |
Course Code & Title | Requirements |
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SCIE1200 Introduction to Science Research | Compulsory |
[ STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data^{2} OR STAT1301 Advanced Analysis of Scientific Data^{2} ] |
Compulsory |
GEOM1000 Geographical Information and Data Analysis | Prerequisite for Major |
MATH1052 Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations | Recommended |
1. Students without Queensland Senior Maths C or equivalent should complete MATH1050 before MATH1051 or MATH1052.
2. Students who intend to major in Mathematics should take STAT1301. Other students with an interest in advanced mathematics and at least a high achievement in Maths C or a 6 in MATH1050 are encouraged to take STAT1301.
Year 2 to 3 Study Planner
What do the different columns mean?
- Required for Major – a course required for this major
- Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
Semester | Required for Major | Recommended |
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1 | MATH2001 Advanced Calculus and Linear Algebra II^{2} Choose at least 4 units from: [ GEOG2205 Global Population Issues |
- |
2 |
COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science MATH2100 Applied Mathematical Analysis |
- |
2. Available in Semester 1 and 2
Semester | Required for Major | Recommended |
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1 | 4 unit research project (sem 1 or 2)^{4} Choose at least 8 units from: [
CONS3017 Landscape Ecology |
- |
2 |
GEOM3005 Geospacial Processing & Web Mapping GEOS3102 Global Change: Problems &Prospects 4 unit research project^{4} |
- |
4. Research Project - GEOS3401 can be taken in semester 1 or GEOS3402 can be taken in semester 2.
Year 4 Study Planner
What do the different columns mean?
- Required for Major – a course required for this major
- Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
Semester | Required for Major | Recommended |
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1 | GEOS6001 Research Philosophy, Design & Implementation GEOS6100 Honours Research Thesis^{5} |
- |
2 | GEOS6100 Honours Research Thesis^{5} | Refer to course list |
5. This is a year-long course, commencing semester 1. Students must re-enrol in same code in semester 2. Students who commence Honours Research Thesis in semester 2 should enrol in GEOS6101 for semester 2 and semester 1 the following year.