Ecology and Conservation (Advanced) (BIOL2924)


The content of BIOL2924 will be based on BIOL2024 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.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Two lectures and one 3-hour practical per week.


Practical reports/presentations (50%), one 2-hour exam (50%).


Recommended: Essentials of Ecology 3rd edition (2008). Townsend, CR, Begon, M, Harper, JL . John
Wiley & Sons
Recommended: The Ecological World View (2010) Krebs, CJ; CSIRO Publishing

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Distinction average in either- 12cp Junior BIOL, or (6cp Junior BIOL and (MBLG1001 or MBLG1901))

BIOL1002 or BIOL1902



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.