Environmental Simulation Modelling (ENVI5809)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit of study introduces participants to the power of simulation modelling in understanding and predicting behaviour of natural systems. It covers fundamental concepts, logic, and techniques (including sensitivity analysis), and develops skills in application to environmental problems such as catchment management and population dynamics.
Further unit of study information
Six all day sessions
Project plus report (100%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
This unit assumes a sound understanding of scientific principles, HSC level Mathematics and understanding of basic statistics.
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.