75 credits of compulsory modules, 45 credits of optional modules.

a It is compulsory to take a field course in the second year. BIO2454 Bio Penryn 2nd Year Field Course represents your Field Course module, with more information about destination and specific activities available from the department. If you are unable to go on a field course, you will be required to take BIO2450 Biosciences Penryn Virtual Field Course instead; BIO2450 is only available if you are not going on the field course.

b You may take either GEO2449 or LES2002 (you cannot choose more than one module from this group).

 

Compulsory modules

CodeModule Credits
BIO2426 Analysis of Biological Data 15
BIO2432 Exploitation of the Sea 15
BIO2437 Biology of Aquatic Vertebrates 15
BIO2438 Marine Ecology 15
BIO2450 Biosciences Penryn Virtual Field Course [See note a above]15
BIO2454 Bio Penryn 2nd Year Field Course [See note a above]15

Optional modules

CodeModule Credits
BioP S2 BSc-MSci MB opt 2021-2
BIO2406 Biodiversity and Conservation 15
BIO2414 Evolutionary Ecology 15
BIO2432 Exploitation of the Sea 15
BIO2427 Animal Ecophysiology 15
BIO2428 Development of Behaviour 15
BIO2430 Behavioural Ecology 15
BIO2439 Biology of Birds 15
BIO2446 Molecular Ecology 15
CSC2010M Oceans and Human Health 15
GEO2428B Atmosphere and Ocean Systems 15
GEO2441 Remote Sensing for Environmental Management 15
GEO2451 Ice Sheets: Glaciology, Climate and the Oceans 15
BIO2423 Wildlife Disease 15
BIO2453 Spatial Ecology 15
ECM2911 Mathematics of the Environment 15
GEO2457 Physical Ocean Processes 15
BioP Employability opt [See note b above]
LES2002 Workplace Learning 15
GEO2449 Green Consultants 15