|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Science and Engineering|
Available to students admitted to the Graduate Diploma of Research Methods, Master of Applied Science, Graduate Diploma of Science, Graduate Certificate of Science, Graduate Certificate of Development Practice, Graduate Diploma of Development Practice, Master of Development Practice, Master of Science or Master of Science (Professional).
This field-based subject is an advanced treatment of the Australian flora with an emphasis on understanding the distribution and diversity of the tropical flora. Students will be introduced to sources of information on the Australian Flora, principles of plant identification, and theoretical and practical issues in plant taxonomy and conservation.
|Students enrolling in this subject should have an undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. biology or environmental science) or have acquired equivalent knowledge through other study. They should have an excellent understanding of biology, basic chemistry, and a good knowledge of concepts and techniques used in the description and identification of plants and plant communities.|
|BT3400 BT5400 BZ3620|
|Cairns, Block, Study Period 7|
|Census Date 11-Jul-2019|
|Face to face teaching 24-Jun-2019 to 05-Jul-2019|
|Coordinator:||Assoc. Professor Susan Laurance|
|Lecturers:||Dr Charles Clarke, Professor Darren Crayn, Assoc. Professor Susan Laurance, Mr Stuart Worboys.|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
|Assessment:||other exams (60%); on-course assessment (40%).|
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.