Handbooks Online 2018 Errata

The following updates should be read in conjunction with the complete published version of the handbook found at sydney.edu.au/handbooks.

Any enquiries related to the updates should be directed to the faculty.

Architecture, Design and Planning

There have been no updates to this handbook since publication on 3 November 2017.

Arts and Social Sciences Postgraduate

This handbook was originally published on 23 November 2017.

Item Errata Link Date
1.

Political Economy major

ECOP6901 Finance and Economic Change: This unit is on offer in Semester 2 only.

Political Economy table

Political Economy descriptions

12/1/2018

Arts and Social Sciences Undergraduate

This handbook was originally published on 23 November 2017.

item Errata Link Date
1.

American Studies major

Honours units: the unit AMST4111 American Studies: Theory and Practice 12 cp has been replaced with the unit AMST4115 American Studies: Theory and Practice 6 cp. Honours students need to enrol in AMST4115.

American Studies table

American Studies descriptions

 8/1/2018
2.

Media and Communications major

Requirements for a Major (ii) should read:

(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level core units

Media and Communications table

Media and Communications descriptions

 11/1/2018
3.

international Relations major

Pre-requisites for the following units have changed:

GOVT2921 Intermediate International Relations: 12 credit points at 1000 level in International Relations OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 Junior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3622 Politics of Intl Economic Relations: 12 credit points at 1000 level in International Relations OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3664 Key Concepts in Political Thought: 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics OR International Relations OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3665 Collateral Damage and The Cost of Conflict: 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics OR International Relations OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3672 American Politics and Foreign Policy: 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics OR International Relations OR American Studies OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

International Relations table

International Relations descriptions

11/1/2018
4.

Politics major

Pre-requisites for the following units have changed:

GOVT2941 Making Policy in Political Context : 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Politics major OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 Junior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT2117 Comparative Politics: 12 credit points at 1000 level in Politics major OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 Junior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3664 Key concepts in political thought: 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics OR International Relations OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3672 American Politics and Foreign Policy: 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics OR International Relations OR American Studies OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

Politics table

Politics descriptions

11/1/2018

Business School Postgraduate

This handbook was originally published on 6 November 2017.

Item Errata Link Date
1.

BUSS5080 Succeeding in the Accounting Profession assessments changed to:

Final exam (25%); group project (25%); presentation (5%); assignment 1 (5%); in-class assessments (20%); participation (15%); assignment 2 (5%)

[[http://sydney.edu.au/handbooks/business_school_PG/coursework/professional_accounting/professional_accounting_units.shtml#descriptions|Professional Accounting descriptions]]

19/1/2018
2.

BUSS5001 Firms, Markets and Business Management assessments changed to:

Mid-semester test (25%); assignment (25%); final exam (35%); class participation (15%)

[[http://sydney.edu.au/handbooks/business_school_PG/coursework/professional_accounting/professional_accounting_units.shtml#descriptions|Professional Accounting descriptions]]

Commerce descriptions

19/1/2018
       

Business School Undergraduate

This handbook was originally published on 7 November 2017.

Item Errata Link Date
1.

QBUS2830 Actuarial Data Analytics: The Assumed knowledge has been amended. It now reads as follows:

Assumed Knowledge: BUSS1020 or ECMT1010 or ENVX1001 or ENVX1002 or ((MATH1005 or MATH1015) and MATH1115) or 6 credit points in MATH 1000-level units including MATH1905.

Table A Business School Electives table

Table A Business School Electives descriptions


19/1/2018
2.

BUSS2340 Global Immersion: Available in additional sessions (Intensive July and Intensive December) with departmental permission.

Table A Business School Electives table

Table A Business School Electives descriptions

19/1/2018
3.

INFS1000 Digital Business Innovation: There is no assumed knowledge (A in table) for this unit (listed in error).

This unit is no longer available in Intensive July session.

Table A Business Information Systems table

Table A Business Information Systems descriptions

19/1/2018
4. INFS2001 IS for Performance Improvement: No longer available in Intensive February session. 

Table A Business Information Systems table

Table A Business Information Systems descriptions

19/1/2018

Dentistry

This handbook has not been published.

Engineering and Information Technologies Postgraduate

There have been no updates to this handbook since publication on 15 November 2017.

Engineering and Information Technologies Postgraduate

There have been no updates to this handbook since publication on 15 November 2017.

Health Sciences

There have been no updates to this handbook since publication on 24 November 2017.

Interdisciplinary Studies Undergraduate

This handbook was originally published on 24 November 2017.

item Errata Link Date
1. Honours units: the unit AMST4111 American Studies: Theory and Practice 12 cp has been replaced with the unit AMST4115 American Studies: Theory and Practice 6 cp. Honours students need to enrol in AMST4115.

American Studies table

American Studies descriptions

 8/1/2018
2.

Data Science Major requirement (ii) should read:

(ii) 6 credit points of 1000-level units according to the following rules*:
(a) 6 credit points of selective units OR
(b) 3 credit points of statistics units and 3 credit points of computations units OR
(c) 3 credit points of advanced statistics units and 3 credit points of calculus and linear algebra units

Data Science table

Data Science descriptions

10/1/2018
3.

Data Science Minor requirement (ii) should read:

(ii) 6 credit points of 1000-level units according to the following rules*:
(a) 6 credit points of selective units OR
(b) 3 credit points of statistics units and 3 credit points of computations units OR
(c) 3 credit points of advanced statistics units and 3 credit points of calculus and linear algebra units

 

Data Science table

Data Science descriptions

10/1/2018
4.

International Relations

Pre-requisites for the following units have changed:

GOVT2921 Intermediate International Relations: 12 credit points at 1000 level in International Relations OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 Junior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3622 Politics of Intl Economic Relations: 12 credit points at 1000 level in International Relations OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3664 Key Concepts in Political Thought: 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics OR International Relations OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3665 Collateral Damage and The Cost of Conflict: 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics OR International Relations OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3672 American Politics and Foreign Policy: 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics OR International Relations OR American Studies OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

International Relations table

International Relations descriptions

 11/1/2018
5.

Politics

Pre-requisites for the following units have changed:

GOVT2941 Making Policy in Political Context : 12 credit points at 1000 level in the Politics major OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 Junior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT2117 Comparative Politics: 12 credit points at 1000 level in Politics major OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 Junior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3664 Key concepts in political thought: 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics OR International Relations OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

GOVT3672 American Politics and Foreign Policy: 12 credit points at 2000 level in Politics OR International Relations OR American Studies OR Politics and International Relations stream or 12 senior credit points in Government and International Relations

 Politics table

Politics descriptions

 11/1/2018
 6.

INFS1000 Digital Business Innovation: There is no assumed knowledge (A in table) for this unit (listed in error).
This unit is no longer available in Intensive July session.

[[http://sydney.edu.au/handbooks/interdisciplinary_studies/units_of_study/tables_ac/business_information_systems_table.shtml|Business Information Systems table]]

[[http://sydney.edu.au/handbooks/interdisciplinary_studies/units_of_study/tables_ac/business_information_systems_descriptions.shtml|Business Information Systems descriptions]]

 19/1/2018
7.

INFS2001 IS for Performance Improvement: No longer available in Intensive February session.

[[http://sydney.edu.au/handbooks/interdisciplinary_studies/units_of_study/tables_ac/business_information_systems_table.shtml|Business Information Systems table]] 

[[http://sydney.edu.au/handbooks/interdisciplinary_studies/units_of_study/tables_ac/business_information_systems_descriptions.shtml|Business Information Systems descriptions]]

 19/1/2018

Pharmacy

There have been no updates to this handbook since publication on 10 November 2017.

Science Postgraduate

There have been no updates to this handbook since publication on 24 November 2017.

Science Undergraduate

This handbook was originally published on 24 November 2017.

Item Errata Link Date
1.

Data Science Major requirement (ii) should read:

(ii) 6 credit points of 1000-level units according to the following rules*:
(a) 6 credit points of selective units OR
(b) 3 credit points of statistics units and 3 credit points of computations units OR
(c) 3 credit points of advanced statistics units and 3 credit points of calculus and linear algebra units

Data Science table

Data Science descriptions

 10/1/2018
2.

Data Science Minor requirement (ii) should read:

(ii) 6 credit points of 1000-level units according to the following rules*:
(a) 6 credit points of selective units OR
(b) 3 credit points of statistics units and 3 credit points of computations units OR
(c) 3 credit points of advanced statistics units and 3 credit points of calculus and linear algebra units

Data Science table

Data Science descriptions

 
10/1/2018

Sydney Conservatorium of Music

This handbook was originally published on 15 November 2017.

Item Errata Link Date
1.

Semester change
MCGY2613 Music in Modern Times only offered in Semester 1 NOT semester 2

Analysis, History and Culture Studies table

Analysis, History and Culture Studies descriptions

18/01/2018

Sydney Law School

There have been no updates to this handbook since publication on 24 November 2017.

Sydney Medical School

This handbook was originally published on 22 November 2017.

item Errata Link Date
 1. Compulsory units of study: Master's units were omitted from the table. Please note that Master's students must complete 12 credit points of compulsory units of study (CEPI5100 Introduction to Clinical Epidemiology and CLNP5001 Basic Sciences: Clinical Neurophysiology). Clinical Neurophysiology table 9/1/2018

Sydney Nursing School

There have been no updates to this handbook since publication on 16 November 2017.