Courses & Units

Marine and Antarctic Research Project (Part 1 of 2) KSM428

Hobart

Introduction

The unit is designed to develop knowledge and skills in research oriented towards marine science. Students will be taught how to work collaboratively in groups and then will prepare a research plan, present an introductory seminar, then conduct a group research program over a period of one semester. Finally, students will present a seminar and produce a short individual research report and contribute to a group report.

Summary

Unit name Marine and Antarctic Research Project (Part 1 of 2)
Unit code KSM428
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
Discipline Sustainable Marine Research Collaboration
Teaching staff Staff of IMAS
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Summer school On-Campus International Domestic

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 25/2/2019 22/3/2019 15/4/2019 2/6/2019
Semester 2 15/7/2019 9/8/2019 2/9/2019 20/10/2019
Summer school 1/1/2019 11/1/2019 28/1/2019 24/2/2019

* 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 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2019: $2,339.00 2019: $4,400.00 010907

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Teaching

Assessment

Research Proposal 10%, Initial Seminar 5%, Individual Report and Laboratory diary 30%, Group report 45%, Final Seminar 10%.

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Textbooks

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