This unit provides students with an opportunity to prepare a journal article for publication based on a previous research or design activity in a laboratory or field setting in STEM. This Research and Design Publication unit consists of 3 to 4 weeks (ca. 150 hours) of time commitment.
|Unit name||Research and Design Publication|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Natural Sciences
|Discipline||Biological Sciences|Earth Sciences|Mathematics|Chemistry|Physics|
|Coordinator||Professor Michael Charleston|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Spring school (extended)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||Spring school (extended)||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Spring school (extended)||4/11/2024||27/11/2024||31/12/2024||23/2/2025|
* 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 (refer to How do I withdraw from a unit? for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2024 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2024 will be available from the 1st October 2023. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).
- Prepare a plan for a journal article on a STEM related topic utilising recently conducted research and/or design work
- Provide, receive and respond to peer feedback on a draft academic journal article
- Communicate a series of original research findings or substantial designs in a format suitable for dissemination via an academic journal
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1,3||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3||Domestic Full Fee 4|
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2 Please refer to more information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses.
3 Please refer to more information on eligibility for HECS-HELP.
4 Please refer to more information on eligibility for FEE-HELP.
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PrerequisitesCompleted at least 100 credit points
This unit consists of 3 to 4 weeks (ca. 150 hours) of time commitment.
Tuition pattern will be discussed by the unit coordinator with students, as it will vary with the duration of the study period in which the unit is undertaken.
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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