Introduces and develops student capacity to develop and conduct research projects, understand the research framework, and research publication and presentation. This unit is designed as part of a series of thesis units for the Environmental Science Honours Program (other units in the series include FOR40007, FOR40008 and FOR40009).
N/A to be advised by supervisor.
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||apply research techniques and methodologies in scientific research||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|2||use scientific techniques in environmental research, planning, and management||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||think critically about scientific techniques and methods used in research||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills||Cultural competence|
|4||interpret scientific research, investigation and environmental management data||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills||Cultural competence|
|5||present research findings in scientific and public forums||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills||Cultural competence|
|6||be aware of current scientific issues and methods||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline||Cultural competence|
|7||integrate scientific and management concepts and theories.||Creativity||Ethical practice||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning||Cultural competence|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2017 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 2
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