Reproduction and Development (pre-2008 Bachelor of Science)

Major/Minor/Specialisation !755-BB-MAJ+1036 (2014)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.

Year and Campus: 2014


Science Student Centre


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

Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)


Major study in Reproduction and Development.

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 Science Student Centre.

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.

Learning Outcomes:

The objective of the reproduction and development 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:

Reproduction and Development major

Both of

Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:

Plus two of

  • 606-309 Frontiers of Cell Biology (Prior to 2010)
  • 652-303 Developmental and Cellular Genetics (Prior to 2010)
  • 654-309 Field Biology of Australian Wildlife (Prior to 2010)
  • 516-307 Research Project A (Prior to 2010)
  • 600-312 Research Project B (Prior to 2010)
Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2
Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2

Please note that credit exclusions may apply. Check individual subject descriptions for further information.


The topic of the Research Project must be related to reproduction and development.

Students may only include one Research Project towards this major.

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

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