Bachelor of
Science:

These courses are in Part A of the Bachelor of Science course list. Students in dual programs (i.e. Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Arts) must select electives from these courses. Students in the single BSc have the option of selecting electives from any other UQ program. You are able to search for more electives on the UQ Study website.

For more information about which electives are recommended for each major please see the Bachelor of Science First Year Course Map.

Semester 1 Electives
Course Code & Name
AGRC1040 Food for a Healthy Planet
BIOL1020 Genes, Cells & Evolution
BIOL1030 Global Challenges in Biology
CHEM1100 Chemistry 11
FOOD1001 Principles of Food Preservation
PHYS1001 Mechanics & Thermal Physics I
SCIE1000 Theory & Practice in Science

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

 

Semester 1 or 2 Electives
Course Code & Name
CSSE1001 Introduction to Software Engineering I
ERTH1000 Planet Earth: The Big Picture
GEOS1100 Environment & Society
INFS1200 Introduction to Information Systems
MATH1050 Mathematical Foundations2
MATH1051 Calculus & Linear Algebra I3
MATH1052 Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations
MATH1061 Discrete Mathematics
PHYS1002 Electromagnetism and Modern Physics
PHYS1171 Physical Basis of Biological Systems
PSYC1020 Introduction to Psychology: Physiological & Cognitive Psychology
PSYC1030 Introduction to Psychology: Developmental, Social, & Clinical Psychology
PSYC1040 Psychological Research Methodology I

2. MATH1050 is not available for students with a High Achievement or higher in Senior Maths C. MATH1050 is not available to students who have passed MATH1051 and/or MATH1052.
3. Students without Queensland Senior Maths C should complete MATH1050 before MATH1051

 

Semester 2 Elective
Course Code & Name
BIOL1040 Cells to Organisms
CHEM1200 Chemistry 21
GEOM1000 Geographical Information & Analysis
STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data

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

 

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