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Marine Field Ecology (Advanced) - BIOL3908

Year - 2019

This unit has the same objectives as Marine Field Ecology BIOL3008, and is suitable for students wishing to pursue certain aspects of marine field ecology in a greater depth. Entry is restricted and selection is made from applicants on the basis of past performance. Students taking this unit of study will be expected to take part in a number of additional tutorials after the field course on advanced aspects of experimental design and analysis and will be expected to incorporate these advanced skills into their analyses and project reports. This unit may be taken as part of the BSc(Advanced).

Classes
One 8-day field course held in the pre-semester break (11 ¿ 19 July), plus four 1-hour tutorials during semester 2

Assessment
Discussion groups, research project proposal, biodiversity report, data analysis and checking, research project report (100%).

Textbooks
As for BIOL 3008.

Additional information
Entry into the unit is based on placement availability and selection is competitive based on academic performance in the pre-requisite units of study. Academic performance in any senior BIOL units of study may also be considered. Students must apply via the School of Life Environmental Sciences rather than directly through Sydney Student Unit of Study Selection. Information on how to apply will be on the SOLES Student Portal on Canvas nvas: https://canvas.sydney.edu.au/courses/7931

Pre-requisites

Distinction average in either- 12cp Intermediate BIOL, or (6cp Intermediate BIOL and(MBLG2072 or MBLG2972))

Prohibitions

BIOL3008 or BIOL2028 or BIOL2928

Details

Faculty: Science

Intensive July

24 Jun 2019

Department/School: Life and Environmental Sciences Academic Operations
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 19 Jul 2019
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Ross Coleman.
HECS Band: 2
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