Bachelor of
Science:

Study Planner Information

Year 1 Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Compulsory – all students must complete this course
  • Prerequisite for major – a course required for this major
  • Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
  • Elective - an elective course from the course list, or as permitted by the program rules
Year 1 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
SCIE1000 Theory & Practice in Science Compulsory

BIOL1020 Genes, Cells & Evolution

Prerequisite for major
INFS1200 Introduction to Information Systems Recommended
Elective Recommended
Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
[ STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data
OR
STAT1301 Advanced Analysis of Scientific Data ]
Compulsory
CSSE1001 Introduction to Software Engineering Recommended
BIOL1040 Cells to Organisms Recommended
Elective Elective

Year 2 to 3 Study Planners

Program Rules Course List

What do the different columns mean?

  • Required for Major – a course required for this major
  • Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective

Choose a study plan

  • Computational Science
    Year 2
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 SCIE2100 Introduction to Bioinformatics

    Choose at least 2 units from:

    [ STAT2003 Probability & Statistics1
    BIOL2006 Biostatistics & Experimental Design1 ]

    BIOC2000 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology1
    DECO2500 Human Computer Interaction
    2 Choose at least 2 units from:

    [ CSSE2002 Programming in the Large1
    COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science1
    INFS2200 Relational Database Systems1 ]

    BIOL2202 Genetics1
    SCIE3050 Science Industry Placement (summer semester)2
    STAT3306 Statistical Analysis of Genetic Data

    1 Credit towards the 4 unit selection comes from [STAT2003 or BIOL2006] or [CSSE2002 or COSC2500 or INFS2200] or [BIOC2000 or BIOL2202].
    2 Students may apply to undertake this course as an elective, or participate in other summer placement or research opportunities, at the end of second or third year during the summer semester.

    Year 3
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 Choose at least 6 units from:

    [ COSC3000 Visualisation, Computer Graphics & Data Analysis
    INFS3200 Advanced Database Systems
    MATH3104 Mathematical Biology

    BIOC3000 Advanced Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
    2

    COMP3506 Algorithms & Data Structures
    COSC3500 High-Performance Computing ]


    BIOL3014 Advanced Bioinformatics

    BIOC3005 Molecular Systems Biology
    MICR3004 Microbial Genomics

  • Genetics, Genomics and Systems Biology
    Year 2
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 SCIE2100 Introduction to Bioinformatics

    Choose at least 4 units from:
    [

    BIOC2006 Biostatistics & Experimental Design1

    [ BIOC2000 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology1
    OR

    BIOL2200 Cell Structure & Function
    MICR2000 Microbiology & Immunology
    2

    BIOL2202 Genetics1 ]

    CSSE2002 Programming in the Large1

    ]
    COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science
    SCIE3050 Science Industry Placement (summer semester)2
    INFS2200 Relational Database Systems1

    1 Credit towards the 4 unit selection comes from [STAT2003 or BIOL2006] or [CSSE2002 or COSC2500 or INFS2200] or [BIOC2000 or BIOL2202].
    2 Students may apply to undertake this course as an elective, or participate in other summer placement or research opportunities, at the end of second or third year during the summer semester.

    Year 3
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 Choose at least 6 units from:

    [ BIOC3000 Advanced Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

    COSC3000 Visualization, Computer Graphics & Data Analysis
    INFS3200 Advanced Database Systems
    2

    BIOC3005 Molecular Systems Biology
    BIOL3222 Model Organism Genetics
    MICR3004 Microbial Genomics ]


    BIOL3014 Advanced Bioinformatics
    STAT3306 Statistical Analysis of Genetic Data