- Code SCNC1022
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by ANU College of Science
- ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
- Course subject Faculty of Science
- Areas of interest Science
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
This course can be scheduled upon request by schools in the College of Science or College of Health & Medicine. Contact: email@example.com
This course is intended to provide flexible options for individuals or small groups of students to undertake a hands on experience in the field, lab or workshop within any science discipline usually not covered in courses delivered elsewhere within the University. Delivery of the course will potentially be a combination of lectures, field trips, workshops or practical work. The subject of topics will vary depending on offerings from the College of Health and Medicine or the College of Science.
The details of the topic will be negotiated between the student and the supervisor/s and be approved by the relevant Associate Director (Education).
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Under supervision, pursue a sustained, guided critical investigation and evaluation of the agreed topic/s.
- Identify relevant theory and concepts and draw evidence-based conclusions using appropriate methodology, tools and/or analysis of data.
- Understand and explain basic concepts of the special topic in the relevant scientific discipline/s.
- Demonstrate use of specific techniques relevant to the scientific discipline/s.
Students must fill out a Special Topic Supplementary Form as well as an Enrolment Change form and seek approval from the Associate Director of Science Education of the relevant discipline. Once the forms have been filled and signed they must be submitted to the Science Central Office on the Ground Floor of the Peter Baume Building #42.
- Assessments and their weighting will vary depending on the nature of the topic but will minimally have two components: (null) [LO null]
- Formative task/s (30) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Final assessment/s (70) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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The expected workload will consist of approximately 130 hours which will include regular meetings with the supervisor and a large component of self-study which will include preparation for any presentations and other assessment tasks.
Assessment tasks will vary depending on the project and supervisor. To be arranged with course convener.
To be determined
Requisite and Incompatibility
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- 6 units
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