Two week intensive unit with pre and post unit assignments. The on-campus component will run from 3 - 17 August 2018.
This unit covers aspects of acoustic, radio and satellite telemetry along with archival tag technology. Specific examples will be drawn from satellite tracking of marine mammals and birds in the Southern Ocean. Acoustic telemetry will cover specific examples of continental scale tracking programs including the Pacific Ocean Shelf Tracking program in North America and the Ocean Tracking Network.
|Unit name||Marine Bio-telemetry|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
|Discipline||Ecology and Biodiversity|Fisheries and Aquaculture|
Prof M Hindell and Dr J Semmens (Coordinators)
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||5 Week Session Aug||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|5 Week Session Aug||2/8/2021||9/8/2021||20/8/2021||5/9/2021|
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|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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On-campus component - Two weeks (10 days) of daily 2-hr lecture & 3-4 hr practical.
Posters (20%) and laboratory reports (80%)
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