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Comparative Animal Physiology (ZOOL20006) // Eligibility and requirements

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Eligibility and requirements


Either both

Code Name Teaching period Credit Points
BIOL10004 Biology of Cells and Organisms
Semester 1
BIOL10005 Genetics & The Evolution of Life
Semester 2

Or both

Code Name Teaching period Credit Points
BIOL10002 Biomolecules and Cells
Semester 1
BIOL10003 Genes and Environment
Semester 2



Non-allowed subjects

Students who have received credit for 654-203 Animal Physiology (prior to 2009) may not enrol in this subject for credit.

Recommended background knowledge

First year level chemistry or statistics subjects are strongly recommended.

Core participation requirements

The University of Melbourne is committed to providing students with reasonable adjustments to assessment and participation under the Disability Standards for Education (2005), and the Assessment and Results Policy (MPF1326). Students are expected to meet the core participation requirements for their course. These can be viewed under Entry and Participation Requirements for the course outlines in the Handbook.

This subject requires all students to actively and safely participate in laboratory activities. Students who feel their disability may impact upon their participation are encouraged to discuss this matter with the Subject Coordinator and Student Equity and Disability Support.

Further details on how to seek academic adjustments can be found on the Student Equity and Disability Support website: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/student-equity/home

This subject involves the use of animals that form an essential part of the learning objectives for this subject. Exemption is not possible but there are alternatives for those who have strong philosophical objections. These can be discussed with the Subject Coordinator.

Last updated: 29 August 2019