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 BIOL1020 Genes, Cells & Evolution

[ BIOL1030 Biodiversity & Our Environment
SCIE1000 Theory & Practice in Science ]

CHEM1100 Chemistry 11
MGTS1301 Introduction to Management
2 ACCT1101 Accounting for Decision Making
BIOL1040 Cells to Organisms
CHEM1200 Chemistry 21
STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data
Year 2
Semester Required for Major Recommended
1 BIOC2000 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
CHEM2050 Intermediate Chemistry 1
CHEM2054 Experimental Chemistry

[ FINM2400 Managerial Finance
FINM2401 Financial Management ]
2 [ BIOL2202 Genetics
CHEM2052 Chemical Biology
CHEM2060 Intermediate Chemistry 2 ]

BIOT2002 Introduction to Biotechnology
TIMS3309 Fundamental Technology & Innovation Management
MICR2000 Microbiology & Immunology
Year 3
Semester Required for Major Recommended
1 [ IBUS2302 Globalisation & Business
IBUS3303 Managing International Business Operations ]

[ CHEM3001 Synthesis & Mechanism Organic
BIOC3000 Advanced Biochemistry & Molecular Biology ]

BIOT3009 Quality Management Systems in Biotechnology: GMP, GLP, GCP
CHEM3004 Determination of Molecular Structure
2 BIOT3004 Commercialisation of Biotechnology Products
CHEM3008 Medicinal & Biological Chemistry
CHEM3016 Advanced Experimental Chemistry
TIMS3302 Entrepreneurship

1. Students without Queensland Senior Chemistry should complete CHEM1090 before taking any other chemistry course.

Option for Part B:

Year 4
Semester Required for Major Electives
1 RBUS6911 Commerce Honours Seminar
BIOT4070 Biotechnology Research Project (4 units)
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.