Study Planner Information

1st to 4th Year Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Required for Major – a course required for this major
  • Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
Year 1
Semester Required for Major Recommended
1 MGTS1301 Introduction to Management
BIOL1020 Genes, Cells & Evolution
CHEM1100 Chemistry 11
CSSE1001 Software Engineering I
2 ACCT1101 Accounting for Design Making
CHEM1200 Chemistry 21
STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data

[ MATH1051 Calculus & Linear Algebra I2
OR MATH1071 Advanced Calculus & Linear Algebra I2 ]
Year 2
Semester Required for Major Recommended
1 BIOC2000 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
SCIE2100 Introduction to Bioinformatics

[ FINM2400 Managerial Finance
FINM2401 Financial Management ]
BIOL2006 Biostatistics & Experimental Design
BIOL2200 Cell Structure & Function
2 BIOL2202 Genetics
BIOT2002 Introduction to Biotechnology
CSSE2002 Programming in the Large
TIMS3309 Fundamentals of Technology & Innovation Management
Year 3
Semester Required for Major Recommended
1 BIOL3004 Genomics & Bioinformatics
BIOT3009 Quality Management Systems in Biotechnology: GMP, GLP, GCP
COSC3000 Visualization, Computer Graphics & Data Analysis

[ IBUS2302 Globalisation & Business
IBUS3303 Managing International Business Operations ]
2 BIOL3014 Advanced Bioinformatics
BIOT3004 Commercialisation of Biotechnology Products
TIMS3302 Entrepreneurship

[ COMP3506 Algorithms & Data Structures
COMP3702 Artificial Intelligence
BIOC3005 Molecular Systems Biology ]

1. Students without Queensland Senior Chemistry should complete CHEM1090 before taking any other chemistry course.
2. Available in semester 1 and 2. Students with a high achievement in Seniors Maths C (or a 6 or 7 in MATH1050) are encourages to take MATH1071. Students with a sound achievement in Senior Maths C (or a 4 or 5 in MATH1050) should take MATH1051.

Option for Part B:

Year 4
Semester Required for Major Electives
1 RBUS6911 Commerce Honours Seminar
BIOT4070 Biotechnology Research Project
Choose 2 units from Part A
2 BIOT4002 Literature Review
BIOT4020 Biotechnology Project A
Choose 4 units from Part A

Option for Part C:

Year 4
Semester Course Code & Title Requirement
1 RBUS6911 Commerce Honours Seminar
BIOT6121/BIOT6122/BIOT6123 Research Project in Biotechnology1
2 BIOT6121/BIOT6122/BIOT6123 Research Project in Biotechnology1 Compulsory

1. Student are required to enrol in this course in Semester 1&2 for completion. The enrol code for students who commenced in Semester 1 will be BIOT6121 for both semesters. The enrol code for the student who commenced in Semester 2 will be BIOT6122. For more information about honours, please go here.