|Student Contribution Band:||Band 4|
|Administered by:||School of Marine & Tropical Biology|
This subject will examine both traditional methods and more advanced techniques in the design and analysis of ecological studies. It will address a range of areas of study commonly undertaken by marine biologists, particularly those involving animal growth, descriptions of populations and communities. Each topic will be centred around a case study using real data and will consider the biological background to the problem and experimental design, statistical analysis and interpretation appropriate to the problem.
|Students enrolling in this subject should have a good understanding of biometrics and ecological principles, and should have completed BS2001or MB2060 at a level of Credit or better.|
|Prerequisites:||Credit or better in (BS2001 OR BZ2001 OR AG2001) OR MB2060|
|MB5230 AND MB3239|
|Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal|
|Census Date 23-Aug-2012|
|Coordinator:||Professor Marcus Sheaves|
|Lecturers:||Professor Marcus Sheaves, <Person not found>.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50%); assignments (50%).|
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