Spring & Summer Units

Faculty of Science, Engineering & Technology

Units listed below are for Summer December 2014 - February 2015. A full range of Spring and Summer units are available online under Courses & Units.

New students 

Summer School - new students wishing to commence study in Summer School (Semester 3), can apply via the eApplication System

Current students

Students who are currently studying at the University of Tasmania can enrol in Spring/Summer units through eStudent.


H = Hobart, L = Launceston, W = Cradle Coast, O = Overseas, D = Distance education, I = Isolated, N = Interstate

Biological Science

Unit codeUnit titleSpringSummer
KPZ005Life Science Foundation*  H
KZA304Zoology Research  H
KPA375Field Botany  H
KPA378Plant Science ResearchH H

*running the week prior to the start of Semester 1, 2015


Architecture and Design

Unit codeUnit titleSpringSummer
KDA237Light and Colour StudioL 
KDA381/382Learning by Making Design Project  L
KDA383Furniture Fabrication  L
KDA391 Environmentally Sustainable Design L 


School of Physical Science

Unit codeUnit titleSpringSummer
KRA001Chemistry Foundation Unit  D
KMA003 Mathematics Foundation Unit  H,L,W,D
KYA004Physics Foundation Unit H,L,W,D 
KRA337Chemistry Research Project H,L
KEA501Earth Science ProjectHH
KEA701 / KEA712Ore Deposit Models and Exploration StrategiesH 

Land and Food

Unit codeUnit titleSpringSummer
KGA213Natural Environment Field Techniques*H,L,D 

*This unit is available to students on all campuses and from elsewhere (it can be used as an elective by second year students - contact the Unit Co-ordinator Jamie Kirkpatrick and Course Co-ordinator for approval) or follow first year Geography and Environmental Studies. Students must attend a field phase running 26 November - 3 December on Bruny Island, containing lectures, training in ways to measure and map nature, practical application of measuring and mapping and a field test. There is also a 1,500 word research report using some of the data collected, required after the field test.


Engineering and ICT

Unit codeUnit titleSpringSummer
KIT001Programming Preparation  H,L,D
KIT203ICT Project Management and Modelling  H,L 
KIT503ICT Professional Practices and Project Management H,L 
KIT209Bridging ICT Fundamentals*  H,L

*Only for International students with 8 or more units credit

Please note: by clicking on the Unit codes above for Spring School 2014, you will be taken to 2015 Courses & Units information.To view the 2014 Spring unit information, you will need to follow the link 'View the 2014 unit details' located in the right-hand navigation column.