Conservation and Australian Wildlife (pre-2008 Bachelor of Science)

Major/Minor/Specialisation !755-BB-MAJ+1011 (2011)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.

Year and Campus: 2011


Eastern Precinct Student Centre


Eastern Precinct Student Centre
The Eastern Precinct (building 138)
(between Doug McDonell building and Eastern Resource Centre)

Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)


Major study in Conservation and Australian Wildlife.

This major is available to Bachelor of Science students who commenced prior to 2008. The published structure of this major includes subjects available in the current year. Pre-2008 Bachelor of Science students who require advice on an appropriate subject selection to complete this major should contact the EPSC.

The University is committed to ensuring that students are not disadvantaged by recent changes to the curriculum and students may complete a major as defined by the current structure or a structure detailed in a previous year's handbook applicable to any year the student was enrolled in the course.

Objectives: The objective of the conservation and Australian wildlife major is to contribute to the academic preparation of graduates who embody the University of Melbourne graduate attributes, as well as additional attributes more specific to the Bachelor of Science..
Structure & Available Subjects: Completion of 50 points of study at Level 3.
Subject Options:

Conservation and Australian Wildlife major

Some subjects within this major may be quota restricted.

Four of:

Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Semester 2
Not offered in 2011
  • 654-308 Conservation Biology (prior to 2010)
  • 654-309 Field Biology of Australian Wildlife (prior to 2010)
  • 654-313 Ecology in Changing Environments (prior to 2010)

Please note that credit exclusions may apply.

Related Course(s): Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Arts and Sciences
Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Information Systems

Download PDF version.