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Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Honours

Ecology and evolution are important concepts that underlie a broad range of the biological sciences. Ecology investigates the processes that govern the biological interactions between individuals and that operate on ecosystem scales. Evolution is a unifying theme that explains the patterns we observe in the natural world, ranging from genomes to the diversification of life through time.

The fields of Ecology and Evolution intersect at multiple levels and are critically relevant to real-world challenges.

About this honours pathway

Unit of study requirements for Honours in the area of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology: completion of 36 credit points of project work and 12 credit points of coursework. 

For further details about honours and who to contact for more information, please visit the Science honours page.

Career pathways

The course information on this website applies only to future students. Current students should refer to faculty handbooks for current or past course information.

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