Courses & Units

Research Dissertation (Part 3 of 4) JFA713

Launceston

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Admission requires a credit average or better in Graduate Diploma of Applied Science (Marine Environment) or similar course

Introduction

The unit will develop knowledge and skills in research oriented towards marine environmental science. Research training will be provided through workshops, seminars and completion of a research project in an appropriate area of marine environmental science. Students will be required to further develop their communication skills and understanding of marine environmental science through the analysis and interpretation of research results, and communication of their research in a seminar and thesis.

Summary

Unit name Research Dissertation (Part 3 of 4)
Unit code JFA713
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
Discipline Ecology and Biodiversity|Fisheries and Aquaculture|Oceans and Cryosphere
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Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

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On-campus
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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020
Semester 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* 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 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2020: $2,381.00 2020: $5,652.00 050799

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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

JFA702

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Written research proposal and proposal seminar; research thesis and research seminar

Assessment

Written research proposal: 12.5%; Research proposal seminar: 12.5%; Research thesis: 60%; Research seminar: 15%.

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