60 credits of compulsory modules, 60 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 BIO2431 or BIO2437 (you cannot choose more than one module from this group).

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

 

Compulsory modules

CodeModule Credits
BIO2406 Biodiversity and Conservation 15
BIO2407 Population and Community Ecology 15
BIO2426 Analysis of Biological Data 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 CBE opt 2022-3
BIO2414 Evolutionary Ecology 15
BIO2423 Wildlife Disease 15
BIO2425 Introduction to Ecological Consultancy 15
BIO2430 Behavioural Ecology 15
BIO2432 Exploitation of the Sea 15
BIO2439 Biology of Birds 15
BIO2441 Applied Insect Ecology 15
BIO2446 Molecular Ecology 15
BIO2451 Evolution of Human Societies 15
BIO2453 Spatial Ecology 15
CSC2010M Oceans and Human Health 15
ECM2911 Mathematics of the Environment 15
GEO2441 Remote Sensing for Environmental Management 15
GEO2458 People and Nature 15
BioP BIO2431-BIO2437 [See note b above]
BIO2431 The Biology of Mammals 15
BIO2437 Biology of Aquatic Vertebrates 15
BioP Employability opt [See note c above]
LES2002 Workplace Learning 15
GEO2449 Green Consultants 15