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Genetics - BIOCC13448

Plan Summary

Faculty: SCI - Faculty of Science
Program: 3448 - Music/Science
Bachelor of Science (Major)

Plan Outline

This plan is for a major in Genetics. It offers a general introduction to the discipline during the first years of study and then allows students to diversify into the more specialised areas of genetics, including molecular genetics, human genetics, plant and microbial molecular biology, conservation biology, etc

Plan Structure

A major in Genetics is comprised of 78 units of credit of courses as follows:

Stage 1
1 MATH1131 Mathematics 1A, or MATH1141 Higher Mathematics 1A may be taken instead of MATH1031
2 MATH1231 Mathematics 1B, or MATH1241 Higher Mathematics 1B may be taken instead of MATH1041

Stage 2
Recommended electives (these courses are not required but are recommended as good complementary courses for this major):

Stage 3
PLUS 12 UOC from:
PLUS 6 UOC from:


For further information on Honours in Genetics, please see the Genetics Honours entry in this Handbook.

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