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School of Biological Sciences units in 2014/15

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Unit name Unit code Credit points Level of study Open unit status Teaching Block
Acquisition of Behaviour BIOL20103 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-2C
Agricultural Biotechnology BIOL31129 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Behaviour and Ecology of Social Insects BIOL31133 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Behavioural Ecology BIOL20104 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-2D
Biology 1A: Diversity of Life BIOL11000 40 Certificate/4 Open TB-4
Biology 1B: Life Processes BIOL12000 40 Certificate/4 Open TB-4
Cell and Developmental Biology BIOL20011 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-2D
Communicating Science BIOLM0012 30 Masters/7 Not open TB-4
Conservation Biology BIOL20401 10 Intermediate/5 Open TB-2C
Core skills for Life Scientists BIOLM0007 20 Masters/7 Not open TB-4
Current Topics in Biology BIOL10001 20 Certificate/4 Not open TB-2
Ecology BIOL20012 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-1B
Ecology: Theory and Practice BIOL31135 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Evolutionary Biology BIOL20212 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-1B
Evolutionary Ecology BIOL31136 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Field Course or Laboratory Workshop BIOL30001 10 Honours/6 Not open AYEAR
Flowering Plants BIOL31131 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Green Planet BIOL20013 10 Intermediate/5 Open TB-2D
Host-Parasite Interactions BIOL31121 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Insect Biology BIOL20204 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-2D
Key Concepts for Biologists BIOL10002 20 Certificate/4 Not open TB-1
Literature Review BIOL30002 20 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
MSc Research Project Execution BIOLM0016 60 Masters/7 Not open AYEAR
MSc Research Project Planning BIOLM0011 30 Masters/7 Not open TB-4
Mammalian Ecology and Sociobiology BIOL31117 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Marine Ecology and Physiology BIOL21403 10 Intermediate/5 Open TB-2C
Molecular Approaches to Biological Problems BIOL20004 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-1B
Molecular Biology of Plant Development BIOL31105 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Molecular Methodology for Biologists BIOL20005 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-1A
Neurobiology: from nerve cells to behaviour BIOL20102 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-1B
Neuroethology: neural mechanisms underlying behaviour BIOL31127 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Optimisation, Behaviour and Life Histories BIOL31134 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Parasite Biology BIOL20202 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-2C
Plant Disease BIOL20008 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-1B
Practical Project BIOL31202 40 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Practical Project BIOL30202 30 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Practical Project for Biology and Mathematics BIOL31208 30 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Principles of Agricultural Production and Sustainability BIOLM0014 10 Masters/7 Not open TB-1
Professional Development for the Life Sciences BIOLM0015 20 Masters/7 Not open TB-4
Quantitative Methods in Biology BIOL20001 10 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-1A
Research Project Execution for MSci in Biology BIOLM0019 60 Masters/7 Not open TB-4
Research Project Execution for MSci in Zoology BIOLM0018 60 Masters/7 Not open TB-4
Research Project Planning for MSci in Biology/Zoology BIOLM0020 20 Masters/7 Not open TB-4
SWDTP Research project 1 BIOLM0009 60 Masters/7 Not open AYEAR
SWDTP Research project 2 BIOLM0008 60 Masters/7 Not open AYEAR
Science and Success: Writing, Speaking and Communicating Science BIOL20014 20 Intermediate/5 Not open TB-1
Sensory Ecology BIOL31132 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Sex and Society BIOLM0017 10 Masters/7 Not open TB-1
Social Evolution: Genes to Societies BIOL30003 10 Honours/6 Not open TB-4
Staying Alive BIOLM0010 10 Masters/7 Not open TB-1
The Farm as a Natural System: Ecological Interactions and Agricultural Intensity BIOLM0013 10 Masters/7 Not open TB-1
Understanding Data: Experimental Design and Statistics for Life Scientists BIOLM0006 20 Masters/7 Not open TB-1

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