Plant Biology pathway

If you’re on this pathway you’ll study plants from a molecular, cellular, physiological and biotechnological perspective.

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 205 Plant, Cell and Environment
  • BIOSCI 220 Quantitative Biology*

15 points from:

  • BIOSCI 202 Genetics
  • BIOSCI 203 Biochemistry
  • BIOSCI 204 Principles of Microbiology
  • BIOSCI 206 Principles of Ecology

45 points:

  • BIOSCI 324 Plant Pathology and Symbiosis*
  • BIOSCI 325 Plant Diversity and Function*
  • BIOSCI 326 Plant Biotechnology for Crops and Health*

*subject to approval for 2019

Other Biological Sciences pathways

Plant 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

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