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
  • Elective – choose an elective from the list
Year 1 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
BIOL1020 Genes, Cells & Evolution Compulsory
BIOL1030 Global Challenges in Biology Compulsory
CHEM1100 Chemistry 11 Compulsory
ERTH1000 Planet Earth: The Big Picture Compulsory
Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
GEOS1100 Environment & Society Compulsory
STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data Compulsory
Choose 4 units from this major's electives list Elective
Year 2 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
BIOL2006 Biostatistics Compulsory
BIOL2010 Ecology Compulsory
[ GEOM2000 Intro to Remote Sensing of Environment
OR
GEOM2001 Geographical Information Systems ]
Compulsory
LAND2003 The Soil Environment Compulsory
Year 2 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
BIOL2203 Plant Biology Compulsory
BIOL2204 Zoology Compulsory
Choose 4 units from this major's electives list Elective
Year 3 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
[ BIOL3016 Outback Ecology Field Studies3
OR
BIOL2015 Field Ecology3 ]
Compulsory
ENVM3103 Regulatory Frameworks for Environmental Management & Planning Compulsory
ENVM3203 Tools for Environmental Assessment & Analysis Compulsory
LAND3007 Land Use & Management Compulsory
Year 3 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
BIOL3000 Conservation Compulsory
Choose 6 units from this major's electives list4 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
Semester Course Code & Title Requirements
1 ENVM4008 Science & the Environment
ENVM4321/ ENVM4322/ ENVM4323 Environmental Science Project2
Compulsory
2 ENVM4321/ENVM4322/ENVM4323 Environmental Science Project2 Compulsory

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

2 Students 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.

3 Students must complete at least one field-based course, selected from BIOL2015 and BIOL3016, to meet the requirements for the major.

4 To ensure major requirements are met, students who complete their field-based course:

  1. through BIOL2015, must enrol in at least 4 units of third-level electives from the major's elective list.
  2. through BIOL3015, must enrol in at least 2 units of third-level electives from the major's elective list.