Living Systems (Advanced) (BIOL1902)


This unit of study has the same overall structure as BIOL1002 but material is discussed in greater detail and at a more advanced level. Students enrolled in BIOL1902 participate in alternative components, which include a separate lecture and practical stream from BIOL1001 as well as a field trip to collect data for projects. The content and nature of these components may vary from year to year.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Two 1 hour lectures per week and tutorials every few weeks.


One 2-hour exam, assignments, quizzes, independent project (100%).


As for BIOL1002.

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Assumed knowledge

(85 or above in HSC Biology or equivalent)


BIOL1500 or BIOL1002 or BIOL1992 or BIOL1904 or BIOL1905

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.