Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

Schools

Biomedical Sciences School, Mathematics & Physics School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Contact hours, 3 Practical or Laboratory hours

Incompatible

BIOL1017

Restricted

Quota of 40 students. Advanced Study Program in Science students

Assessment methods

Assignments, oral presentation

Course coordinator

Dr Stuart Mazzone and Dr Michael Bulmer

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

Introduces the breadth of scientific endeavour, the integrated nature of scientific disciplines, and the importance of scientific process and critical thinking. Students will work in groups, examining a series of real scientific issues, dealing with medical, environmental and social issues. Students will learn more about the associated scientific research, integrate expert knowledge, and build on their own new university knowledge and experiences. This is a face-to-face course, using a combination of scientific discussion, self-directed learning, student presentations, class activities and a practical component.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2009 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2008 St Lucia Internal Course Profile