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BZ4001 - Ecology, Conservation, Plant Sciences and Zoology Honours (Part 1 of 2)

Credit points: 12
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Subject chain: BZ4001 BZ4002
Administered by: School of Marine & Tropical Biology

Prospective students should consult the nominated Honours Coordinator. Except with the approval of the Head of School/Associate Dean, all subjects in a chain must be studied in consecutive teaching periods.

Available to students approved to enrol in the Honours program and whose major research project requires supervision from the disciplinary areas of Zoology and Tropical Ecology and/or Plant and Agricultural Sciences within the School of Marine and Tropical Biology

Learning Outcomes

  • independent research project.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to adapt knowledge to new situations;
  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments, and to reason and deploy evidence clearly and logically;
  • The ability to reflect on and evaluate learning, and to learn independently in a self directed manner.


As this subject is part of a subject chain, a final standard grade (e.g. P, C) will only be recorded for each subject after successful completion of all parts of the subject chain.

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012

Cairns, Study Period 9, Internal
Census Date 04-Oct-2012

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 22-Mar-2012

Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 23-Aug-2012

Townsville, Study Period 9, Internal
Census Date 04-Oct-2012

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.