HONOURS ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT AND ECOLOGY

WEM4H30

2015

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

This subject is available to students who wish to undertake a honours program and who have fulfilled the requirements of the BSc at La Trobe or another University, provided their previous academic record is of sufficient standard. The subject consists of a supervised research project, attendance at a lecture series and participation in regular discussion groups. Students can commence honours in either February or July (this subect code is for students needing to enrol during 1st semester of any given year). Students should consult with potential supervisors during the final year to discuss possible research topics available within the Department.

SchoolSchool of Life Sciences

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorAlexei Rowles

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

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

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites an average of not less than 60% across the full third year of study and an average of at least 65% in 60 credit points of units relevant to the honours discipline area.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects WEM40HON, WEM41HON

Equivalent subjects WEM41HON

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

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Activities:
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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2015, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDennis Black

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
contribution towards essays and assignments equivalent to 5,000-wordsThe assessment components listed are the combined assessment for WEM4HNA and WEM4HNB20 01
contribution towards one literature review equivalent to 2,500-words10
contribution towards one thesis equivalent to 22,500-words supported by one oral presentation70

Albury-Wodonga, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAlexei Rowles

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
contribution towards essays and assignments equivalent to 5,000-wordsThe assessment components listed are the combined assessment for WEM4HNA and WEM4HNB20 01
contribution towards one literature review equivalent to 2,500-words10
contribution towards one thesis equivalent to 22,500-words supported by one oral presentation70