Advice on how to plan your exchange within the Bachelor of Science

Optimal exchange dates: Year 2: Semester 1

Planning your exchange: The easiest time to go on exchange when undertaking the Geography major is Semester 1 of Year 2. Upon returning to the University of Melbourne, students should enrol in ERTH20001 Dangerous Earth in Semester 2.

Things to consider: It is important to note that students should complete at least 25 points of Geography subjects at Level 2 to meet pre-requisite requirements for moving into the major.If considering exchange, students should also consider that the Faculty of Science has mapped many subjects equivalent to ECOL20003 Ecology.

Mapped subjects for the Geography major include:

University of Melbourne subjectPartner institutionEquivalent subjectNotes
ECOL20003 EcologyCharles University PragueEssentials of Ecology (winter)
ECOL20003 EcologyQueen Mary UniversityBIO234 Ecological Interactions
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of California, Los Angeles122 Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyAmsterdam University College900151SCI Ecology - From Soil to Society (Sem2)
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of FloridaPCB 4043C General Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyGeorgetown UniversityBIOL 180 Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyGeorgetown UniversityBIOL 181 Ecology Lab
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of California, DavisESP 100 General Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of California, Santa CruzBIOE 107 Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of British ColumbiaBIOL 230 Fundamentals of Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of Connecticut2244 General Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyUppsala University1BG200 Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of TokyoIntroduction to Ecology CAS-PG1E30L3
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of EdinburghECSC08006 Principles of Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of HelsinkiPBIO-143 Ecosystem Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of HelsinkiEEB-001 Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyMcGill UniversityBIOL 215 Introduction to Ecology and Evolution
ECOL20003 EcologyLund UniversityBIOC02 Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyNanyang Technological UniversityES2303 Introduction to Ecology (use search function)
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of IcelandLIF505M Ecology B
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of MarylandBSCI361 Principles of Ecology
ECOL20003 EcologyUniversity of NottinghamBIOS2019 Ecosystem Processes

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