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Biological Sciences (BSc)

  • B1317; B1317ABACHELOR OF SCIENCE

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Title Biological Sciences (BSc)
Course Code B1317; B1317A
Study Level Bachelor (Undergraduate)
School School of Veterinary and Life Sciences
Academic Contacts http://www.murdoch.edu.au/contacts/academic/school/School_of_Veterinary_and_Life_Sciences
Qualification Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Biological Sciences
Duration 3 years full-time or part-time equivalent
Availability Murdoch campus (internal)
Some units only: Murdoch campus (external)
Description The Biological Sciences major aims to produce biologists with wide-ranging training and experience in a broad area of biology. It adopts an integrated approach to the major themes of biology, from the molecular and cellular levels to the whole organism and community levels. This is achieved by examining the common features and differences in the biochemistry, genetics, ecology and behaviour of micro-organisms, plants and animals.

In addition, students may select electives to place emphasis on animal biology, biochemistry, conservation biology, ecology, fisheries science, microbiology and molecular biology.
Murdoch's Bachelor of Science is a flexible degree which gives you the opportunity to build deep understanding and practical experience as well as to supplement your studies by engaging with industry and the community on relevant problems. You can even undertake studies through another discipline to broaden your understanding of the way in which science operates in relation to social, business, health and policy environments.
Admission Requirements: Onshore course offerings As per normal undergraduate admission requirements. There are no prerequisites for admission but it is highly desirable for students to have undertaken TEE Chemistry or WACE Chemistry 3A/3B and at least TEE Discrete Mathematics or WACE Mathematics 2C/2D.

Equivalent of an Academic IELTS overall score of 6.0 with no band less than 6.0.
Special Requirements Students will not be required to kill any vertebrate animal, although they may be required to work with vertebrate tissues or products. Some collection of invertebrate specimens is required.
Major Learning Outcomes KNOWLEDGE
MLO 1 - Demonstrate a clear understanding of the importance of the diversity of life in biological, physical/environmental and social contexts.
MLO 2 - Demonstrate a broad and coherent knowledge and understanding of the underlying principles and core concepts of the biological sciences, with an emphasis on evolutionary processes.
MLO 3 - Demonstrate a broad and coherent knowledge of the diversity of life and an understanding of the abiotic and biotic processes that have resulted in this diversity and past and present distributions of biota, e.g. evolutionary theory and mechanisms, earth history, biogeography, etc.
MLO 4 - Demonstrate a broad and coherent knowledge of experimental design and analysis appropriate to the various disciplines included in the biological sciences including the use of contemporary multivariate, molecular and phylogenetic analyses.
MLO 5 - Demonstrate a broad and coherent knowledge of the major themes of biology, from the molecular and cellular levels to the whole organism, population and community levels.
MLO 6 - Demonstrate a broad and coherent understanding of the state and federal requirements relating to studies involving animals, i.e. codes of practice relating to animal welfare.

SKILLS
MLO 7 - Collect, record, analyse and interpret information using the conventions of scientific argument, judgment, deduction and communication, including:
g) Creativity in defining and resolving scientific problems
h) Rigor in designing and planning an investigation
i) Rigorous collection, recording and treatment of data
j) Demonstration of skills in quantitative and qualitative analysis
k) Demonstrated capacity for self-management and organisation
l) Written, oral and interpersonal communication skills demonstrating the capacity for efficient and effective communication of scientific data, information and arguments to scientific peer groups and the broader community
MLO 8 - Demonstrate a range of key field and laboratory skills in the biological sciences. These include:
a) Ability to identify and handle organisms.
b) Ability to set up and use key field and laboratory equipment appropriately and in a safe manner, including microscopes, pipettes, use of sterile techniques and an ability to work in teams.
MLO 9 - Ability to integrate and interpret molecular, morphological, ecological and biogeographic data in an evolutionary framework.

APPLICATION
MLO 10 - Application of ethical behaviour including:
c) A demonstrated understanding of the ethics of science (including animal welfare, field, laboratory and professional settings)
d) Demonstrated academic and scholarly integrity
MLO 11 - Capacity to apply knowledge and skills in a global and regional context through a sound understanding of biogeography
MLO 10 - Demonstrate accountability for your own learning by:
d) Demonstrating a capacity to work under supervision and autonomously
e) Working effectively in team environments, including teams with intercultural and interdisciplinary diversity
f) Demonstrated capacity for critical reflection, including the capacity for lifelong learning
MLO 12 - Demonstrated ability to integrate and interpret molecular, morphological, ecological and biogeographic data in an evolutionary framework and then communicate these findings in a variety of formats, e.g. discussion groups, written reports, posters, presentations etc.
Course Learning Outcomes KNOWLEDGE
CLO 1 - Demonstrate a clear understanding of the role of science in society
CLO 2 - Demonstrate a broad and coherent knowledge and understanding of the underlying principles and core concepts of at least one scientific discipline, including:
a) An understanding of the scientific method and how it is applied
b) A systematic approach to problem solving using appropriate analytical and technical methods

SKILLS
CLO 3 - Collect, record, analyse and interpret information using the conventions of scientific argument, judgment, deduction and communication, including:
a) Creativity in defining and resolving scientific problems
b) Rigor in designing and planning an investigation
c) Rigorous collection, recording and treatment of data
d) Demonstration of skills in quantitative and qualitative analysis
e) Demonstrated capacity for self-management and organisation
f) Written, oral and interpersonal communication skills demonstrating the capacity for efficient and effective communication of scientific data, information and arguments to scientific peer groups and the broader community

APPLICATION
CLO 4 - Provide evidence of ethical behaviour including:
a) A demonstrated understanding of the ethics of science (including where applicable in clinical and professional settings)
b) Demonstrated academic and scholarly integrity
CLO 5 - Capacity to apply knowledge and skills in a global and regional context
CLO 6 - Provide evidence of interdisciplinary thinking through:
a) Demonstrated appreciation of different intellectual outputs and how they are used/understood by different disciplines
b) Demonstrated capacity to work across disciplinary boundaries
CLO 7 - Demonstrate accountability for your own learning by:
a) Demonstrating a capacity to work under supervision and autonomously
b) Working effectively in team environments, including teams with intercultural and interdisciplinary diversity
c) Demonstrated capacity for critical reflection, including the capacity for lifelong learning
Employment Prospects Graduates find employment with Federal, state and local agencies dealing with nature conservation and the Department of Agriculture and Food, hospitals and medical laboratories, in teaching and in the private sector. Employment prospects are broadened by taking a double major, or a major and one or more minors.
Professional Recognition Graduates are eligible for admission to a wide range of professional societies.
Recommended Double Majors Animal Health; Conservation and Wildlife Biology; Environmental Management and Sustainability; Environmental Science; Genetics and Molecular Biology; Marine Science
Main research areas Animal and plant biology and conservation, molecular biology, plant pathology, microbiology, fisheries biology, plant/fungal interactions, plant tissue culture, behavioural ecology.
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

Major Prerequisites

Chemistry Background

Students who achieved a final scaled score of 50 percent or more in Chemistry 3A/3B or Chemistry ATAR within the past three years should seek an exemption from their Academic Chair for CHE140 Fundamentals of Chemistry. Students who have completed previous chemistry not stated above should also consult their Academic Chair for clarification of their enrolment requirements.

Course Structure - 72 credit points

Part I - 24 credit points

Year 1 - 24 credit points

Transition Unit - 3 credit points

BSC100 Building Blocks for Science Students - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

Breadth Unit for Degree - 3 credit points

BSC150 What is Science? - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

Core Units - 15 credit points

BIO103 Environmental Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

CHE140 Fundamentals of Chemistry - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

BIO152 Cell Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

CHE144 Foundations of Chemistry - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

MAS183 Statistical Data Analysis - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

General Electives - 3 credit points

Select from any 100-level units offered by the University, subject to individual unit prerequisites. Students are advised to consider using General Elective points to meet the requirements of a second major or minor. Any recommended double majors and minors will be included in the major's description.

Part II - 48 credit points

University-Wide Breadth Units - 6 credit points  Unit List

Select from the prescribed list of University-Wide Breadth Units. A unit cannot be used to satisfy both this Breadth Unit requirement and the requirements of a major or minor. If taken at 100 level the unit(s) will be attributed to Part I. Note that no more than 30 credit points at Part I may be credited towards course completion requirements.

Year 2 - 21 credit points

Research Skills Unit - 3 credit points

The Research Skills unit to be taken will depend on the student's Primary Major enrolment. Select from the following.

For Primary Major in Cognitive Neuroscience and Health Psychology

BSC201 Psychology: Measurement, Design and Analysis - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

For Primary Majors in the Health Sciences, as listed

Primary Major in Chiropractic Science, Exercise Physiology, Movement Science, or Sport and Health Science:

BSC206 Introduction to Research Methodology and Evidence Based Practice - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

For All Other Primary Majors excluding Information Technology

Select from the Research Skills Unit List recommended for each major. A unit cannot be used to satisfy both this Research Skills Unit requirement and the requirements of a major or minor. If taken at 100 level the unit(s) will be attributed to Part I. Note that no more than 30 credit points at Part I may be credited towards course completion requirements.

Core Units - 12 credit points

BIO245 Plant Evolution, Radiation and Adaptation - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO244 Animal Diversity - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

Plus two of the following three units:

BIO246 Microbiology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO247 Biochemistry - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

ENV241 Ecology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

General Electives - 6 credit points

Select from any 200- to 400-level units offered by the University, subject to individual unit prerequisites. Students are advised to consider using General Elective points to meet the requirements of a second major or minor. Any recommended double majors and minors will be included in the major's description.

Year 3 - 21 credit points

Research Skills Unit - 3 credit points

The Research Skills unit to be taken will depend on the student's Primary Major enrolment. Select from the following.

For Primary Major in Cognitive Neuroscience and Health Psychology

BSC302 Advanced Quantitative Research Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

For Primary Majors in the Health Sciences, as listed

Primary major in Chiropractic Science, Movement Science, Sport and Health Science:

BSC306 Research and Evidence Based Practice - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

For All Other Primary Majors excluding Information Technology

Select from the Research Skills Unit List recommended for each major. A unit cannot be used to satisfy both this Research Skills Unit requirement and the requirements of a major or minor. If taken at 100 level the unit(s) will be attributed to Part I. Note that no more than 30 credit points at Part I may be credited towards course completion requirements.

Core Units - 6 credit points

BIO356 Genetics and Evolution - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO379 Evolutionary Analysis - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

General Electives - 12 credit points

Select from any 200- to 400-level units offered by the University, subject to individual unit prerequisites. Students are advised to consider using General Elective points to meet the requirements of a second major or minor. Any recommended double majors and minors will be included in the major's description.

Research Skills Unit List

Animal Health Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO282 Molecular Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO394 Genetic Engineering - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

ENV303 GIS for Environmental Management and Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 70 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity), S2-external (quota of 20 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

COM103 Foundations of Communication - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

BMS317 Human Pharmacology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

Animal Science Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO246 Microbiology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BMS316 Parasitology: People, Pets and Wildlife - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

ENV303 GIS for Environmental Management and Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 70 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity), S2-external (quota of 20 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

BIO282 Molecular Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO394 Genetic Engineering - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

COM103 Foundations of Communication - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

Crop and Pasture Science

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

ENV303 GIS for Environmental Management and Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 70 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity), S2-external (quota of 20 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

BMS316 Parasitology: People, Pets and Wildlife - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO246 Microbiology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO257 Australian Biodiversity - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

BIO282 Molecular Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO394 Genetic Engineering - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

Biological Sciences Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

ENV303 GIS for Environmental Management and Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 70 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity), S2-external (quota of 20 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

BMS316 Parasitology: People, Pets and Wildlife - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO282 Molecular Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO394 Genetic Engineering - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO377 Marine Ecology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO388 Forensic Science and Miscarriages of Justice - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal

CHE207 Chemical Analysis - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO393 Tropical Marine Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal (quota of 40 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

Conservation and Wildlife Biology Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

ENV303 GIS for Environmental Management and Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 70 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity), S2-external (quota of 20 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

BIO246 Microbiology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BMS316 Parasitology: People, Pets and Wildlife - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO282 Molecular Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO394 Genetic Engineering - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO377 Marine Ecology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

ENV328 Environmental Policy and Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

SUS305 Economics of Sustainability - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal, W-external

COD302 Creative Ways to Work with Community - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

BIO247 Biochemistry - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

ENV332 Managing Wetlands and Water - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

BIO393 Tropical Marine Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal (quota of 40 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

Environmental Management and Sustainability Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO393 Tropical Marine Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal (quota of 40 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

MAS182 Applied Mathematics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

MAS353 Statistical Design and Data Analysis - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

ENV332 Managing Wetlands and Water - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

ENG341 Water Conservation and Auditing - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

COM103 Foundations of Communication - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

BIO257 Australian Biodiversity - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

SUS305 Economics of Sustainability - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal, W-external

COD302 Creative Ways to Work with Community - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

ENV241 Ecology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

Environmental Science Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

ENV303 GIS for Environmental Management and Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 70 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity), S2-external (quota of 20 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO393 Tropical Marine Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal (quota of 40 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

ENV334 Environmental Restoration - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal (quota of 60 places), S1-external (quota of 60 places)

ENG341 Water Conservation and Auditing - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

COM103 Foundations of Communication - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

BIO257 Australian Biodiversity - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

MAS182 Applied Mathematics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

Marine Science Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

ENV303 GIS for Environmental Management and Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 70 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity), S2-external (quota of 20 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

BIO246 Microbiology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BMS316 Parasitology: People, Pets and Wildlife - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

ENV241 Ecology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

BIO393 Tropical Marine Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal (quota of 40 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

Biomedical Science Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO282 Molecular Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO394 Genetic Engineering - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO367 Forensic Toxicology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

BIO246 Microbiology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BMS218 Haematology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 80 places) (closed)

BMS323 Clinical Biochemistry I - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 25 places)

BMS316 Parasitology: People, Pets and Wildlife - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

BMS317 Human Pharmacology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

Clinical Laboratory Science Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO394 Genetic Engineering - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO367 Forensic Toxicology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

BIO246 Microbiology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BIO388 Forensic Science and Miscarriages of Justice - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal

BMS317 Human Pharmacology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

Forensic Biology and Toxicology Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO388 Forensic Science and Miscarriages of Justice - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal

BIO394 Genetic Engineering - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BMS218 Haematology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 80 places) (closed)

BMS323 Clinical Biochemistry I - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 25 places)

BMS317 Human Pharmacology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

Genetics and Molecular Biology Major

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO388 Forensic Science and Miscarriages of Justice - 3 points
MURDOCH: W-internal

BMS211 Medical Immunology and Molecular Genetics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

BMS327 Diagnostic Genomics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 30 places)

BIO367 Forensic Toxicology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

BIO359 Forensic DNA Analysis - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BMS218 Haematology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 80 places) (closed)

BMS323 Clinical Biochemistry I - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 25 places)

BMS317 Human Pharmacology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

Chemistry Major

MAS221 Mathematical Modelling - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

CHE309 Advanced Projects in Chemistry and Mineral Science - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal, SUM-internal

BSC304 Innovation and Ethics in Science - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

Physics and Nanotechnology Major

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS222 Probability and Statistical Inference - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

ICT289 Computer Graphics Principles and Programming - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

ICT283 Data Structures and Abstractions - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

ENG297 Circuits and Systems II - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

ENG207 Principles of Electronic Instrumentation - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, W-internal

ICT319 Intelligent Systems - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS221 Mathematical Modelling - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS351 Environmental and Biological Modelling - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

MAS354 Modelling and Simulation - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

BSC304 Innovation and Ethics in Science - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

Mathematics and Statistics Major

MAS220 Mathematical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

MAS222 Probability and Statistical Inference - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

ICT283 Data Structures and Abstractions - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

MAS351 Environmental and Biological Modelling - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

MAS352 Time Series Analysis - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

ICT373 Software Architectures - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

ICT374 Operating Systems and Systems Programming - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

Engineering Technology Major

MAS221 Mathematical Modelling - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

BEN200 Scientific Method in Engineering - 3 points

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

BEN300 Innovation and Ethics in Engineering - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BSC304 Innovation and Ethics in Science - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

MAS351 Environmental and Biological Modelling - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

MAS354 Modelling and Simulation - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

ENG336 Engineering Finance, Management and Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

Mineral Science Major

ENG255 Chemical Process Kinetics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

MAS221 Mathematical Modelling - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

The following unit is no longer available - contact the Academic Chair for advice:

BEN200 Scientific Method in Engineering - 3 points

ENG299 Control Systems and Process Dynamics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

BEN300 Innovation and Ethics in Engineering - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

MAS351 Environmental and Biological Modelling - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

MAS354 Modelling and Simulation - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

ENG336 Engineering Finance, Management and Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

Marine Biology Major

BSC200 Research in the Physical and Life Sciences - 3 points
Not available this year

ENV303 GIS for Environmental Management and Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 70 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity), S2-external (quota of 20 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

BIO246 Microbiology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

BMS316 Parasitology: People, Pets and Wildlife - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

MAS223 Applied Statistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

MAS224 Biostatistical Methods - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO282 Molecular Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

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