Marine Biology pathway

If you’re on this pathway you’ll study the organisms that live in our oceans.

Structuring your pathway

If you choose to take this pathway you must complete the following courses, plus the Biological Sciences capstone course, BIOSCI 399:

60 points:

30 points:

  • BIOSCI 206 Principles of Ecology
  • BIOSCI 220 Quantitative Biology*

15 points from:

  • BIOSCI 207 Adaptive Form and Function
  • BIOSCI 208 Invertebrate Diversity

45 points:

  • BIOSCI 328 Fisheries and Aquaculture
  • BIOSCI 333 Marine Ecology
  • BIOSCI 334 Biology of Marine Organisms*

*subject to approval for 2019

Other Biological Sciences pathways

Marine Biology not your thing? You can choose to keep your Biological Sciences major general, or you can choose a different pathway. Browse our other Biological Sciences pathways to find one that matches your interests:

Help and advice

For further information and advice, please contact the Science Student Centre.

Science Student Centre
Level G, Room G 20
(beside the entrance to the Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre)
Building 301
23 Symonds Street
Auckland 1010

Phone: +64 9 923 7020
Email: scifac@auckland.ac.nz
Web: wwww.sbs.auckland.ac.nz