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Marine Life

Breadth TrackYear: 2017

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This breadth track provides an introduction to marine organisms and their environment, and the methodologies and techniques used by scientists to explore the undersea realm.

Subject Options

Code Name Study period Credit Points
BIOL10001 Biology of Australian Flora & Fauna
Semester 2
EVSC20004 Blue Planet-Intro to Marine Environments
Semester 1
ZOOL30008 Experimental Marine Biology
ECOL30007 Marine Ecosystems: Ecology & Management
Semester 1


These subjects are not approved as breadth for Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Biomedicine or Bachelor of Engineering students.

Some of these subjects are not available as breadth for all Bachelor of Environments students. Refer to Restrictions for Breadth Options within the Bachelor of Environments - relating to specific majors for more information.

What is a Breadth Track?

A breadth track is a sequence of three or more subjects (taken as part of a Melbourne Bachelor degree) that progressively develops knowledge and skills relevant to a coherent domain, theme, topic or issue. It is a suggested set of subjects, rather than a requirement.

Last updated: 23 July 2019