Study Planner Information

1st to 4th Year Study Planners

Program Rules Course List

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Compulsory– all students must complete this course
  • Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
Year 1 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
[ BIOL1030 Global Challenges in Biology
OR
PHYS1171 Physical Basis of Biological Systems
OR
SCIE1000 Theory & Practice in Science ]
Compulsory
CHEM1100 Chemistry 11 Compulsory
Choose 4 units from this major's electives list. Elective
Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
CHEM1200 Chemistry 2 Compulsory
ERTH1000 Planet Earth: The Big Picture Compulsory
GEOS1100 Environment & Society Compulsory
STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data Compulsory
Year 2 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
BIOL2006 Biostatistics Compulsory
ERTH2005 Mineralogy Compulsory
ERTH2050 Field Geology Compulsory
LAND2003 The Soil Environment Compulsory
[ GEOM2000 Introduction to Remote Sensing of Environment
OR
GEOM2001 Geographical Information Systems ]
Compulsory
Year 2 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
[ GEOS2101 Climatology & Hydrology2
OR
GEOS2103 Biogeography & Geomorphology2 ]
Compulsory
Choose 6 units from this major's electives list. Elective
Year 3 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
ENVM3103 Regulatory Frameworks for Environmental Management & Planning Compulsory
LAND3007 Land Use & Management Compulsory
ENVM3203 Tools for Environmental Assessment & Analysis Compulsory
ERTH3205 Geochemistry and Geochronology3 Compulsory
Year 3 - Semester 2
Semester Requirements
ERTH3250 Hydrogeology3 Compulsory
LAND3006 Soils, Landscapes & Environments Compulsory
Choose courses from this major's electives list. Elective

 

Year 4

Students must complete the course requirements for Years 1 to 3 (Part A and Part B of the BEnvSc(Hons) course list) before enrolling in fourth year courses (Part H of the BEnvSc(Hons) course list).

Year 4
Course Code & Title Requirements
ENVM4008 Science & Environment
ENVM4321/ ENVM4322/ ENVM4323 Environmental Science Project4
Compulsory
ENVM4321/ ENVM4322/ ENVM4323
Environmental Science Project4
Compulsory

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

2GEOS2100 Environmental Systems can be completed in Semester 1 instead of one of these courses.

3Students only have to complete one of ERTH3205 or ERTH3250.

4Students are required to enrol in this course in both Semester 1 & 2 for completion. Students commencing in Semester 1 enrol in ENVM4321 for both semesters. Students commencing in Semester 2 enrol in ENVM4322 for both semesters.