- Code ENVS6201
- 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
- Academic career PGRD
- AsPr Philip Gibbons
- Ceridwen Fraser
- Mode of delivery Online or In Person
- Co-taught Course
Second Semester 2016
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Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
1. identify and apply appropriate methods to describe the key biophysical attributes of ecosystems (LO1)
2. select and use quantitative techniques to demonstrate an advanced understanding of the complex linkages between environmental and biological features in ecosystems (LO2)
3. critically interpret and communicate key information about ecosystems from diverse sources across a range of media and to a range of audiences (LO3)
Indicative Assessment1. Practical exercises (25%) [LO 1,2]
2. Research report (40%) [LO 1,2,3]
3. Poster (15%) [LO 2,3]
4. Exam (20%) [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 KnowledgeENVS6218 Environmental Science Field School is strongly recommended, and/or equivalent academic training or professional experience.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|9590||18 Jul 2016||29 Jul 2016||31 Aug 2016||28 Oct 2016||In Person||N/A|