The School of Biological Sciences offers a number of innovative field and practical courses. Our friendly and caring environment will make your studies at UQ a worthwhile experience.

For further information on our courses, including delivery modes, course coordinator names and entry requirements, head to the UQ Courses and Programs information pages.

Whilst some of our courses have been preapproved for Study Abroad and Exchange Students, please contact our student administration area to investigate other options. Visit our image gallery, student testimonials and YouTube footage.

SEMESTER 1
BIOL1020 Genes, Cells & Evolution
BIOL1030 Global Challenges in Biology
BIOL2001 Australia's Terrestrial Environment
BIOL2006 Biostatistics
BIOL2010 Ecology
BIOL2015 Field Ecology
BIOL3009 Arthropods & Human Health
BIOL3016 Outback Ecology Field Studies
BIOL3207 Animal Behaviour
BIOL3209 Biodiveristy Analysis, Discovery and Systematics
BIOL3211 Marine Invertebrates
BIOL3238 Insect Physiology
BIOL3310 Macroecology and Biogeography
BIOL3330 Marine Biology Field Studies
BIOL3360 Analysis and Communication of Biological Data
BIOL3370 Ecology and Evolution of Animal-Plant Interactions
BIOL3380 Laboratory Skills in Genetic Research
BIOL3390 Genome Evolution
MARS2005 Australia's Marine Environment
MARS2014 Marine Science
SCIE3240  Introduction to Research in Biology
SCIE3241  Special project in Biology
 

SEMESTER 2
BIOL1020 Genes, Cells & Evolution
BIOL1100 Evolutionary Perspectives on Modern Society
BIOL2001 Australia's Terrestrial Environment
BIOL2201 Evolution
BIOL2204 Zoology
BIOL2205 Insect Science
BIOL3000 Conservation Biology
BIOL3023 Topical Marine Ecosystems
BIOL3205 Animal Ecophysiology
BIOL3215 Marine Ecology and Conservation
BIOL3222 Model Organism Genetics
BIOL3227 Plant Identification
BIOL3236 Biol Adapt to Climate Change
BIOL3239 Brain to Behaviour: Invertebrate Neuroethology
BIOL3300 Functional Ecology
BIOL3320 Vertebrate Diversity and Evolution
BIOL3340 Fish, Fisheries and Aquaculture
BIOL3350 Genetics and Evolution of Complex Traits: From Humans to Non-Model Organisms
MARS2005 Australia's Marine Environment
SCIE3001 Communicating in Science
SCIE3240  Introduction to Research in Biology
SCIE3241  Special project in Biology

SUMMER SEMESTER
BIOL3232 Insect Identification and Taxonomy

Field Forays

SEMESTER 1
BIOL1030 Biodiversity & Our Environment - Brisbane Forest Park
BIOL2001 Australia's Terrestrial Environment - Non-compulsory field trips to: Australia Zoo, Brisbane Forest Park, Lamington National Park & Fraser Island
BIOL2015 Ecology Field Studies - 5 day intensive Fraser Island
BIOL3209 Insect Diversity & Evolution - Mt Mee
BIOL3215 Marine Ecology - Wellington Point
MARS2005 Australia’s Marine Environment - Moreton Bay & Heron Island Research Stations field trips
MARS2014 Marine Science - Redcliff, Lota field trip

MID YEAR
BIOL3016 Outback Ecology Field Studies -  6 day Intensive at Idalia National Park

SEMESTER 2
BIOL2001 Australia's Terrestrial Environment - Non-compulsory field trips to: Australia Zoo, Brisbane Forest Park, Lamington National Park & Fraser Island
BIOL3015 Rainforest Ecology Field Studies  -  6 day Intensive at Lamington National Park
BIOL3023 Topical Marine Ecosystems - 6 day trip to Heron Island
BIOL3206 Australian Marine Vertebrates - Seaworld, Moreton Bay Research Station field trips
BIOL3227 Plant Identification - Pine Ridge and South Coast field trips
MARS2005 Australia’s Marine Environment - Moreton Bay & Heron Island Research Stations field trips

 

 

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