Living Systems (Advanced) (BIOL1902)

UNIT OF STUDY

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.

Further unit of study information

Classes

Two 1-hour lectures and one 2.5-hour practical per week and tutorials every few weeks.

Assessment

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

Textbooks

As for BIOL1002.

Faculty/department permission required?

Yes

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Distinction or better in the BIOL1001 or BIOL1911 or BIOL1991 or BIOL1003 or BIOL1903 or BIOL1993, OR HSC Biology equal to 90 or greater, Prerequisite: An ATAR equal to 95 or greater

Prohibitions

BIOL1500, BIOL1002, BIOL1904, 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.