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PG Coursework Unit
Faculty & College
There will be a 2-day compulsory residential for ALL students that will be held at the National Marine Science Centre. Please refer to http://scu.edu.au/timetables for further information on timetables.
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.
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
develop advanced understanding of the ecology of marine habitats
apply ecological principles to critically evaluate primary biotic and abiotic processes affecting marine organisms in different habitats
demonstrate advanced knowledge about the suitability of different communities for monitoring environmental condition
synthesise available information to demonstrate advanced understanding of processes affecting global biodiversity.
Prescribed learning resources
- No prescribed texts.
Field work will involve trips to rocky shores. Suitable footwear and sun protection are mandatory.
Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.
Commonwealth Supported courses
For information regarding Student Contribution Amounts please visit the Student Contribution Amounts.