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 – an elective course from the course list, or as permitted by the program rules
Year 1 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
[ BIOL1020 Genes, Cells & Evolution
OR
PHYS1171 Physical Basis of Biological Systems
OR
SCIE1000 Theory & Practice in Science ]
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 Introduction to Remote Sensing of Environment
OR
GEOM2001 Geographical Information Systems ]
Compulsory
LAND2003 The Soil Environment Compulsory
BIOL2015 Ecology Field Studies
(OR BIOL3204 in Year 3 - Semester 2)2
Compulsory
Year 2 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
BIOL2203 Plant Biology 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
LAND3005 Soil Plant Relationships Compulsory
LAND3007 Land Use & Management Compulsory
ENVM3203 Tools for Environmental Assessment & Analysis Compulsory
Year 3 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
LAND3006 Soils, Landscapes & Environments Compulsory
BIOL3204 Plant Adaptation and Global Change
(OR BIOL2015 in Year 2 - Semester 1)2
Compulsory
Choose 4 units from this major's electives list3 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 & Environment
ENVM4321/ENVM4322/ENVM4323 Environmental Science Project4
Compulsory
2 ENVM4321/ENVM4322/ENVM4323 Environmental Science Project4 Compulsory

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

2Students must complete at least one of BIOL2015 (in year 2 - Semester 1) or BIOL3204 (in Year 3 - Semester 2).

3Students who complete BIOL2015, instead of BIOL3204, must select at least 2 units of third-level electives from the major's elective list.

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.