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Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast



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Unit name Understanding Science
Unit code ZAS112
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School University College
Discipline STEAM
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Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe the nature and purpose of scientific knowledge and inquiry in society
  2. Communicate solutions to real world problems
  3. Identify and explain the role of ethical conduct in science
  4. Reflect upon contemporary science and scientific issues



Teaching Pattern
  • Lectures online
  • Tutorials 1-2 hours per week
  • Workshops: up to 4 days per term

AT1: Reflection: What is Science (20%)

AT2: Dissecting Science Reports (35%)

AT3: Portfolio (45%)

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