This unit will equip students with skills necessary to join the scientific technical workforce or undertake a research project at the Honours or Masters level. It will include a range of skills including scientific communication (writing, presentation skills), research (project design, bibliographic skills) etc. It will be taught by a range of experts with recognised, outstanding research and communications capabilities. Face-to-face seminars will form the basis for teaching, demonstration and practical applications.
|Unit name||Research Methods in Marine and Antarctic Science|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
|Discipline||Ecology and Biodiversity|Fisheries and Aquaculture|Oceans and Cryosphere|
Dr K. Michael and other IMAS staff
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2018: $1,148.00||2018: $2,126.00||010907|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
16 x 1-2 hr seminars
Paper Analysis (40%), Preparation of a report on a selected topic (30%), Seminar synopsis (30%),
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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