- Code ENVS2001
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Fenner School of Environment and Society
- ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
- Course subject Environmental Science
- Areas of interest Earth and Marine Sciences, Environmental Science , Forest Science and Management , Resource and Environmental Management , Biodiversity Conservation
Learning OutcomesOn satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
1. describe the key biophysical attributes of ecosystems
2. demonstrate an understanding of the complex linkages and between environmental and biological features in ecosystems
3. demonstrate a capacity to effectively interpret and communicate key information about ecosystems to a range of audiences
Indicative Assessment1. Practical exercises (25%) [LO 1,2]
2. Research report (30%) [LO 1,2,3]
3. Poster (15%) [LO 2,3]
4. Exam (30%) [LO 1,2]
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WorkloadA total of 130 hours, including 60 contact hours comprising lectures, tutorials, practicals and field trips and up to 70 hours of self study.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed TextsThere is no prescribed text. Reading material will be provided throughout the course.
Assumed KnowledgeCompletion of ENVS1003 Introduction to Environmental and Social Research and/or ENVS1004 Australia's Environment is strongly recommended prior to taking this course.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Band 2
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery|
|9100||23 Jul 2018||30 Jul 2018||31 Aug 2018||26 Oct 2018||In Person|