POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA GENETICS

GEN4PGA

2014

Credit points: 60

Subject outline

This unit is available to students who have completed a Bachelor degree but who do not qualify to enter the Honours course. It is normally identical to the Honours course, although the method of assessment may vary. For further information, contact the honours co-ordinator in the Department.

FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering

Credit points60

Subject Co-ordinatorAdam Hart

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

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

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions This unit of study represents one semester of a year-long program comprising GEN4PGA and GEN4PGB

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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAdam Hart

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 10 - 22
Five 8.0 hours supervised research per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"40 to 60 contact hours per week"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Combined assessment for GEN4PGA and GEN4PGB: one 4,000-word research essay6
one 15,000-word thesis70
two assignments equivalent to 4,500-words each24

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAdam Hart

Class requirements

Supervised Research Week: 31 - 43
Five 8.0 hours supervised research per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"40 to 60 contact hours per week"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Combined assessment for GEN4PGA and GEN4PGB: one 4,000-word research essay6
one 15,000-word thesis70
two assignments equivalent to 4,500-words each24