Biological Science - BIOSB13458

Stream Summary

Faculty: SCI - Faculty of Science

School: School of Biological, Earth & Environmental Sciences


Program: 3458 - Music/Advanced Science (Hons)


Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours) (Major)

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Stream Outline

Biology is the study of life and living organisms.The School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences offers expertise in the fields of botany, ecology, marine biology and zoology. Botany explores aspects of both green and nongreen plants and their relation to the environment. An understanding of ecology is necessary for conservation. Marine biology is about life in the ocean, estuaries and other coastal environments. Zoology looks at the structure, behaviour, habits, genetics, distribution, evolution and classification of animals.

Stream Structure

A major in Biological Science is comprised of 90 units of credit of courses as follows:

Stage 1

Stage 2
PLUS 12 UOC from:

Stage 3
30 UOC of level III Biological Science courses.


For information about Honours in Biological Science see the Biology Honours plan or contact the School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences (BEES).

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