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Research Dissertation (Part 1 of 4) JFA711


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


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.


Unit name Research Dissertation (Part 1 of 4)
Unit code JFA711
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

Dr Phil Crosbie

Teaching staff

Dr Phil Crosbie and others

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No


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Teaching Pattern

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


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

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