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Unit of study_

Zoology (Advanced) - BIOL2921

Year - 2020

The content of BIOL2921 will be based on BIOL2021 but qualified students will participate in alternative components at a more advanced level. The content and nature of these components may vary from year to year.

Two 1-hour lectures, one tutorial/lecture and one 3-hour practical per week.

One 2-hour theory exam (45%), practical exam (20%), lab book (15%), oral presentation (20%)

Recommended reading: Hickman, C.P., Keen, S.L., Larson, A., Eisenhour, D.J., I'Anson, H. and Roberts, L.S. (2017) Integrated Principles of Zoology 17th ed. (McGraw Hill, New York)

Assumed knowledge


Annual average mark of at least 70 in previous year


BIOL2021 or BIOL2011 or BIOL2911 or BIOL2012 or BIOL2912


Faculty: Science

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Life and Environmental Sciences Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Mathew Crowther
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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