Biological Sciences - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Biological Sciences

Major (8)

For a major in Biological Sciences, students must successfully complete 8 courses:

Note: Only students enrolled in SE303 are eligible to undertake the Biological Sciences major.

Required courses (8)

CourseSemester of offerRequisites
ENS222 Terrestrial Vertebrate Diversity and Ecology
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
Pre: SCI102
ENS318 Plant Growth and Reproduction
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
 
ENS330 K'gari-Fraser Island Field Studies
  • Sunshine Coast: Session 8
  • Moreton Bay: Session 8
  • Fraser Coast: Session 8
Pre: Course Coordinator consent required
LFS100 Cell Biology
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
Anti: SCI103 or LFS101 or LFS103.
LFS252 Molecular Biology
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
Pre: LFS100 or (LFS103 and enrolled in Program SE303, AE304, SC355, SC357 or SC354)
LFS261 Microbiology
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
Pre: SCI103 or LFS100 or LFS103 or AB101, UU301 or XU301
Anti: MEP263 or MBT263
SCI102 Biodiversity and Ecology
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
  • Fraser Coast: Semester 2
Anti: ENS102

PLUS select 1 course from:

CourseSemester of offerRequisites
BIM202 Medical Genetics
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
Pre: LFS100 or LFS103
SCI212 Genetics
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
Pre: Course Coordinator Consent Required and LFS100 or (LFS103 and enrolled in Program SE303, AE304, SC355, SC357 or SC354) or SCI102 or first year subject from Bachelor of Environmental Science or Bachelor of Animal Ecology

Extended Minor (6)

For an extended minor in Biological Sciences, students must successfully complete 6 courses:

Note: Only students enrolled in SE303 or AE304 are eligible to undertake the Biological Sciences extended minor.

Required courses (6)

CourseSemester of offerRequisites
ENS222 Terrestrial Vertebrate Diversity and Ecology
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
Pre: SCI102
ENS318 Plant Growth and Reproduction
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
 
ENS330 K'gari-Fraser Island Field Studies
  • Sunshine Coast: Session 8
  • Moreton Bay: Session 8
  • Fraser Coast: Session 8
Pre: Course Coordinator consent required
LFS100 Cell Biology
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
Anti: SCI103 or LFS101 or LFS103.
SCI102 Biodiversity and Ecology
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
  • Fraser Coast: Semester 2
Anti: ENS102
SCI212 Genetics
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 2
Pre: Course Coordinator Consent Required and LFS100 or (LFS103 and enrolled in Program SE303, AE304, SC355, SC357 or SC354) or SCI102 or first year subject from Bachelor of Environmental Science or Bachelor of Animal Ecology