GIS in Coastal Management (Advanced) (GEOS3914)


Advanced students will complete the same core lecture material as for GEOS3014 but will carry out more challenging projects, practicals, assignments and tutorials.

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Further unit of study information


Two hours of lectures, one 3 hour practical per week comprising one 1 hour practical demonstration and one 2 hour practical


One 2 hour exam, project work, two practical-based project reports, fortnightly progress quizzes (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


Distinction average in either 12 credit points of Intermediate Geoscience units or [(GEOS2115 or GEOS2915) and (BIOL2018 or BIOL2918 or BIOL2024 or BIOL2924 or BIOL2028 or BIOL2928)].


GEOS3014 or MARS3104

Additional Information

A distinction average in prior Geography, Geology or Marine Science units of study is normally required for admission. This requirement may be varied and students should consult the unit of study coordinator.

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Non-award/non-degree study

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.

Cross-institutional study

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.