Master of Science (Tropical Biology and Conservation)
All aspects of theoretical and applied ecology are considered in these courses, making full use of the wide variety of natural tropical environments surrounding JCU.
|Mode|| On campus study.
Part time available
All aspects of theoretical and applied ecology are considered in these courses, making full use of the wide variety of natural tropical environments surrounding JCU including savannahs, rainforests, wetlands, and coastal marine habitats.
These tropical biology programs offer a wide range of electives. Students can structure their courses to specialise in the ecology of rainforests, savannah, tropical freshwater systems, tropical wildlife, or tropical insects.
How you will study
This course is available in Townsville and Cairns. It is available part time (domestic students only) and full time.
The School of Marine and Tropical Biology teaches this course. The School is a leading education and research centre for biology in the tropics.
Internationally-recognised undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs in biological sciences
dedicated research vessel, and research stations at Orpheus Island and Paluma
more tropical courses and subjects than any other institution in the world
teaching and research facilities including the Advanced Analytical Centre and the Aquaculture Research Facility.
This website is intended as general guide. Prospective students should contact the university to confirm admission requirements and the availability of courses. James Cook University reserves the right to alter any course or admission requirement without prior notice.