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Program Rules Course List

Summer Semester Commencement

Year 1 - Summer Semester
Course Code & Title Requirements
QBIO7001 Foundations of Quantitative Biology Compulsory
Year 2 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
QBIO7002 Exploring Biological Data Compulsory
QBIO7003 Stochastic Models and Statistical Inference Compulsory
QBIO7004 Computational Methods in Biology Compulsory
QBIO7005 Optimisation in Biological Systems Compulsory
QBIO7006 Science Communication in Quantitative Biology Compulsory
QBIO7008 Research project in Quantitative Biology Compulsory
Year 2 - Teaching Period 5
Course Code & Title Requirements
QBIO7007 Introduction to "Big data" Biological Research Compulsory
Year 2 - Semester 2
Either Part C - Research Option
Course Code & Title Requirements
QBIO7009 Research Experience in Quantitative Biology Part C
Or Part A - Coursework Option

Students can undertake a range of courses in Part A of the MQBiol. Program Coordinator approval is required for any Part A study plan. Part A plans can include advanced undergraduate courses, or postgraduate courses from any Faculty, relevant to Quantitative Biology. Some suggested courses are detailed below.
Course Code & Title Requirements
CONS6009 Conservation and Wildlife Biology
CONS7008 Sampling Design and Analysis in Conservation Science
COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science
MATH3070 Natural Resource Mathematics
MATH7040 Basic Mathematics
MATH7050 Mathematical Foundations
MATH7051 Calculus & Linear Algebra
MATH7100 Applied Mathematical Analysis
STAT7203 Applied Probablility & Statistics
STAT7306 Statistical Analysis of Genetic Data
Part A

Program Rules Course List

Semester 2 Commencement

Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
Choose 8 units from:

[ CONS6009 Conservation and Wildlife Biology
CONS7008 Sampling Design and Analysis in Conservation Science
COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science
MATH3070 Natural Resource Mathematics
MATH7040 Basic Mathematics
MATH7050 Mathematical Foundations
MATH7051 Calculus & Linear Algebra
MATH7100 Applied Mathematical Analysis
STAT7203 Applied Probablility & Statistics
STAT7306 Statistical Analysis of Genetic Data ]

Part A
Year 1 - Summer Semester
Course Code & Title Requirements
QBIO7001 Foundations of Quantitative Biology Compulsory
Year 2 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
QBIO7002 Exploring Biological Data Compulsory
QBIO7003 Stochastic Models and Statistical Inference Compulsory
QBIO7004 Computational Methods in Biology Compulsory
QBIO7005 Optimisation in Biological Systems Compulsory
QBIO7006 Science Communication in Quantitative Biology Compulsory
QBIO7008 Research project in Quantitative Biology Compulsory
Year 2 - Teaching Period 5
Course Code & Title Requirements
QBIO7007 Introduction to "Big data" Biological Research Compulsory
Year 2 - Semester 2
Either Part C - Research Option
Course Code & Title Requirements
QBIO7009 Research Experience in Quantitative Biology Part C
Or Part A - Coursework Option

Students can undertake a range of courses in Part A of the MQBiol. Program Coordinator approval is required for any Part A study plan. Part A plans can include advanced undergraduate courses, or postgraduate courses from any Faculty, relevant to Quantitative Biology. Some suggested courses are detailed below.
Course Code & Title Requirements
CONS6009 Conservation and Wildlife Biology
CONS7008 Sampling Design and Analysis in Conservation Science
COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science
MATH3070 Natural Resource Mathematics
MATH7040 Basic Mathematics
MATH7050 Mathematical Foundations
MATH7051 Calculus & Linear Algebra
MATH7100 Applied Mathematical Analysis
STAT7203 Applied Probablility & Statistics
STAT7306 Statistical Analysis of Genetic Data
Part A