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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 2065

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Course Level
Undergraduate

globe-earth-geography

Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
153440

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Unit Value
4.5

compass

University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Education

Course aim

To develop students’ awareness of the Earth’s weather systems and climate change, their skills in investigating, analysing and reporting, and their dispositions towards ecological sustainability, with particular focus on the Earth’s atmosphere.

Course content

Students will develop knowlege of the nature and operation of weather and climate systems, and issues around human impact on them. Ecological and carbon footprint, weather data gathering and reporting, integrally informed futures-oriented scenarios and climate change will be explored.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Workshop 3 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Practical report 1500 words 30% N/A
Field report 1000 words 25% N/A
Test 2000 words equivalent 45% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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