CU18 Bachelor of Science

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete the core structure
  2. Complete 1 major

Core Structure

Number of units: 11 Total credit points: 66

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
BIOL12105 Scientific Analysis and Statistics
BIOL12050 Professional Placement or Project
CHEM11043 Atoms, Molecules and Matter
BIOL11102 Life Science Laboratory
CHEM11045 Chemical Investigation and Theory
ESSC11004 Study and Research Skills for Health Science
CHEM11044 Chemical Reactions
ENVR11014 Environmental Monitoring
BIOL12107 Genomes, Genetics & Evolution
BMSC11005 Foundations of Biochemistry
BMSC13013 Research Project

Applied Biology Major

Number of units: 9 Total credit points: 54

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
BOTN19001 Australian Botany
ZOOL12009 Invertebrate Zoology
MBIO19013 Environmental Microbiology
ZOOL19002 Australian Vertebrate Fauna
BOTN13002 Plants and the Environment
ZOOL13015 Environmental Physiology of Animals
GEOG19021 Geographic Information Systems
BIOL12112 Animal and Plant Physiology
EVST19021 Sustainability Issues and Solutions

Applied Chemistry Major

Number of units: 10 Total credit points: 60

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
BMED19007 Forensic Science
CHEM19085 Environmental Chemistry
CHEM12079 Inorganic Chemistry
CHEM12080 Organic Chemistry
CHEM12077 Food Science & Analysis
CHEM13080 Analytical Science
CHEM13081 Biomaterials: Environmental and Medical Applications
CHEM13082 Nanotechnology: Health and the environment
CHEM13083 Physical Chemistry
CHEM13084 Bio-Organic Chemistry

In addition to the above, students must complete three (3) electives from

1. The B Sc (Applied Biology) major


2. The following list

  • BMSC13010 Pharmacology (Term 1)
  • EVST19023 Water Resource Management (Term 1)
  • ENVR12001 Soil Science and Conservation (Term 1)
  • BMSC13002 Advanced Clinical Biochemistry (Term 2)
  • ENEV12002 Community and Indigenous Engagement (Term 3)


3. Any unit approved by the Head of Course.

Course Structure 3 - Elective Elective

Number of units: 3 Total credit points: 18

Choose four electives from other units in the Bachelor of Environmental Science, or from the Bachelor of Science, or any other area of study with permission from the Head of Course.