units

EAE4200

Faculty of Science

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This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2016 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

24 points, SCA Band 2, 0.500 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

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Faculty

Science

Organisational Unit

School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment

Coordinator(s)

Dr Laurent Ailleres

Offered

Clayton

  • Full year 2016 (Day)
  • Second semester to First semester 2016 (Day)

Synopsis

The unit represents the Honours coursework program for the School of Earth, Atmosphere, and Environment and will consist of a series of short courses, a seminar and a theoretical literature review.

Outcomes

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. Deepen and broaden their knowledge via advanced coursework and independent enquiry in specific areas of Earth, Atmospheric and/or Environmental Sciences.
  2. Acquire specific skills relevant to their research project.
  3. Articulate a scientific question from the review of literature.
  4. Communicate research findings.

Assessment

Coursework: 60%
Theoretical literature review: 20%
Seminar: 20%

Workload requirements

Coursework delivered in semester long or short course format

See also Unit timetable information

Chief examiner(s)

Prerequisites

Completion of a major offered by the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment (EAE) with at least 70% average over four units offered in the School of EAE.

Co-requisites

Prohibitions

ATM4200, ATS4776, ATS4899, ESC4200, GPS4200