Study Planner Information

1st to 4th Year Study Planner

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

Choose at least 2 units from:

[ BIOL2200 Cell Structure & Function
BIOL2006 Biostatistics & Experimental Design
BIOL2010 Ecology
CSSE2002 Programming in the Large
STAT2003 Probability & Statistics
SCIE2100 Introduction to Bioinfomatics ]


[ FINM2400 Managerial Finance
OR
FINM2401 Financial Management ]
BIOL2015 Field Ecology
MARS2014 Marine Science
2 BIOL2202 Genetics
BIOL2203 Plant Biology
BIOT2002 Issues in Biotechnology
TIMS3309 Fundamentals of Technology & Innovation Management
-
Year 3
Semester Required for Major Recommended
1 BIOL3004 Genomics & Bioinformatics
BIOL3203 Plant Molecular Biol & Biotech
BIOT3009 Quality Management Systems in Biotechnology: GMP, GLP, GCP

[ IBUS2302 Globalisation & Business
OR
IBUS3303 Managing International Business Operations ]
-
2 Choose 2 units from:

[ BIOL3011 Plant Microbe Insect Interact
BIOL3014 Advanced Bioinformatics
BIOL3204 Plant Adaptation & Global Change ]


BIOL3200 Plant Microbe & Insect Interactions
BIOT3004 Commercialisation of Biotechnology Products
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
Choose 2 units (at level 3 or higher) from Part A
2 BIOT4002 Literature Review
BIOT4020 Biotechnology Project A
Choose 4 units (at level 3 or higher) 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
Compulsory
2 BIOT6121/BIOT6122/BIOT6123 Research Project in Biotechnology1 Compulsory

1. Student are required to enrol in this course in Semester 1 and 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.