A series of lectures and associated practicals introduces fundamental concepts in experimental design, animal and plant ecology and in behavioural and evolutionary ecology. A strong emphasis is placed on developing skills in practical ecology and scientific writing. Students are expected to participate in some group activities. The School provides special notes.
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Science, Engineering & Technology
School of Biological Sciences
|Discipline||Zoology, Plant Science|
Dr G While
Prof E Cameron, Assoc Prof E Wapstra, Assoc Prof Greg Jordan and Dr G While
|Available as Elective?||Yes|
|Location||Semester||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
|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 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2014: $1,076.00||2014: $2,334.00||050999|
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.
3 lectures and 3-hr practical weekly (13 wks), some practicals taught as tutorials
3-hr exam (50%), practical and written assessment (50%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.
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