HONOURS BOTANY

BOT4HNB

2014

Credit points: 60

Subject outline

This subject represents the second semester of a year-long program, which students may commence in either February or July. This fourth year course is available to students who have fulfilled the requirements of a Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science (Wildlife & Cons.Biol.), Bachelor of Biological Sciences (Advanced Science), or Bachelor of Conservation Biology and Ecology, provided their previous academic record is of a sufficient standard. The course consists of a supervised research project, together with other prescribed work including essays, workshops and seminars. Students should consult with potential supervisors during their final undergraduate year.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points60

Subject Co-ordinatorSusan Hoebee

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must be enrolled in SHBIS or SHS or SHSWCB or SHMES.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects BOT40HON, BOT42HON

Equivalent subjects BOT42HON

Special conditionsN/A

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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSusan Hoebee

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 10 - 22
One 5.0 days supervised research per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
Three 3.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Workshops are run as Multiple Sessions on different days."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
literature review10
oral presentation workshop, scientific poster and seminarThe assessment components listed are the combined assessment for both BOT4HNA and BOT4HNB.20
research thesis70

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSusan Hoebee

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 31 - 43
One 5.0 days supervised research per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
Three 3.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Workshops are run as Multiple Sessions on different days."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
literature review10
oral presentation workshop, scientific poster and seminarThe assessment components listed are the combined assessment for both BOT4HNA and BOT4HNB.20
research thesis70