Biology units

Biology units

100, 200 and 300 level biology units

100 Level units

Unit Offered Details
BIOL108 – Human Biology
For students interested in human biology and the interactions of humans with the rest of the living world. Planet unit.
S1 Day, ExternalUnit Details
BIOL114 – Organisms to Ecosystems
This is a core biology unit. Essential for all students thinking they might like to major in biology.
S1 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL115 – Genes to Organisms
This is a core biology unit. Essential for all students thinking they might like to major in biology.
S2 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL116 - Biology in Practice
Biology in Practice is a skills based unit that aims to ensure you have the required laboratory, safety, field and practical skills essential to studying biology required as a basis for all units offered in the Dept of Biological Sciences. 

S1 Day, S1 External 

Unit Details
BIOL122 - Biological Basis of Behaviour
This unit is a suitable introductory science unit for all students. It offers an integrative approach to the amazing world of behaviour. Basic mechanisms are covered, together with function and evolution.
S2 DayUnit Details
BIOL188 – Advanced Science Biology Full Year Unit Details

200 Level units

Unit Offered Details
BIOL206 – Genetics S1 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL227 – Ecology S2 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL228 - Organismal BiologyS1 Day, ExternalUnit Details
BIOL229 - Comparative PhysiologyS1 Day, ExternalUnit Details
BIOL235 – Experimental Design and Data Analysis for Biology S2 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL242 – Marine Environmental IssuesS1 DayUnit Details
BIOL247 – Systems Physiology S2 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL257 – Neurophysiology S1 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL260 – The Science of Sex S1 Day, ExternalUnit Details
BIOL262 – Evolution S1 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL263 – Palaeontology: The History of Life S2 Day, External Unit Details

300 Level units

Unit Offered Details
BIOL316 – Invertebrate Biology S1 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL326 – Biology Special Interest Project S1 Day, S2 Day, S3 Day Unit Details
BIOL328 - Animal CommunicationS2 Day, ExternalUnit Details
BIOL334 – Evolutionary and Conservation Genetics S2 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL345 – Human Genetics Theory S1 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL347 – Plant Biology S2 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL349 – Biodiversity and Conservation S2 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL364 - Symbiosis in Health and DiseaseS2 DayUnit Details
BIOL369 – Vertebrate Evolution S1 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL373 – Aquatic Ecosystems S1 Day Unit Details
BIOL376 – Advanced Human Physiology S2 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL379 – Reef Evolution and Dynamics S1 External Unit Details
BIOL381 – Evolutionary Palaeontology S2 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL388 – Advanced Science Biology Full Year Unit Details
BIOL391 – Biological Sciences Capstone S1 Day, External Unit Details
BIOL399 – Special Interest Topics in Biology S2 Day Unit Details
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