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EV4908 - Planning Honours Part 1 of 2

Credit points: 6
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Subject chain: EV4908 EV4909
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

Available to students who are accepted by the Head of School into the honours program.

Planning Honours may be completed in areas in which the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences has expertise. The aim of the honours degree is to develop and assess the ability of a student to undertake independent research and consists of a thesis plus other studies designed to meet the needs of the student.

Learning Outcomes

  • Research skills, literature survey skills, thesis preparation skills, analytical skills and presentation skills.

Subject Assessment

  • Invigilated > Presentations - (10%)
  • Invigilated > Thesis - (90%).


As this subject is part of a subject chain, a final standard grade (e.g. P, C) will only be recorded for each subject after successful completion of all parts of the subject chain.

Cairns, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Lecturer: Assoc. Professor Lisa Law.

Cairns, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 27-Aug-2020

Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Coord/Lect: Professor Eric Roberts.

Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 27-Aug-2020
Coord/Lect: Professor Eric Roberts.

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.