BS1001 - Introduction to Biological Processes
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Science and Engineering
A broad introduction to contemporary biology, from the way cells, organs and individual
organisms function, through to molecular biology, genetics, micro- and macroevolution
and the processes underlying the diversity of life and ecosystems.
- to learn about the basic principles of cellular activities;
- to understand the basics of the mechanism of inheritance;
- to gain an appreciation of the relationship between structure and function of cells
and cellular organelles in living organisms;
- to understand the basics of ecology and micro- and macroevolutionary biology.
|Students enrolling in this subject should have a good understanding of English to
Grade 12 (Queensland) or equivalents.
|AG1002 BZ1020 BZ1001
Study Period 2
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019
||Professor Colin Simpfendorfer
||Professor Michael Kingsford, Professor Colin Simpfendorfer, Dr Ben Hirsch, Dr Janine Sheaves, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf, Dr Lynne Van Herwerden.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 39 hours lectures
- 16 hours practicals
- assessment and self-directed study
||end of semester exam (55%); quizzes or tests (20%); mid-semester test (10%); formal report (15%).
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