Two week intensive unit with pre-unit reading.
Offered subject to sufficient enrolments.
The unit covers aspects of Antarctic zooplankton including diversity,physiology, habitats, spatial/temporal ecology and climate change issues. Practicals will involve laboratory identification and investigation techniques, and current and historical literature investigations of Southern Ocean zooplankton research. There will also be a field component (one day) to the unit.
|Unit name||Southern Ocean Zooplankton Ecology|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
|Discipline||Ecology and Biodiversity|
Dr Kerrie Swadling
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||11 Week Session Apr||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|11 Week Session Apr||30/3/2020||15/4/2020||8/5/2020||14/6/2020|
* 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 (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2019.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2020: $1,190.00||2020: $2,354.00||010907|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
On-campus component - Two weeks (10 days) of daily lectures, tutorials, literature discussions & practicals. Half day boating field trip to local marine sites.
Assignments (25%), class presentations (25%), and laboratory reports (50%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Booktopia textbook links
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