MB3270 - Coastal, Estuarine and Mangrove Ecosystems
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Science and Engineering
A study of the components and functioning of wetland and estuarine ecosystems, with
particular emphasis on tropical systems.
- Acquire proficiency in observation, recording, evaluation and reporting of scientific
- Acquire hands-on understanding of the science of these natural systems;
- Gain experience in scientific problem-solving and decision making;
- Consolidate the basic knowledge of biological and ecological principles acquired in
- Acquire proficiency in scientific communications.
- Invigilated > Presentations - (15%)
- Non-Invigilated > Assignments - (85%).
|Students enrolling in this subject should have an excellent understanding of level
2 science particularly ecological principles (MB2050 or BS2460 or equivalents) and
must have completed SC2202 or SC2209 or MB2050 or equivalent.
||BS1007 OR BZ1007 OR MB2050 OR SC2202 OR SC2209 OR BS2001 OR BZ2001
Study Period 2
|Census Date 27-Aug-2020
||Dr Nathan Waltham
||Dr Nathan Waltham, Mr Cesar Herrera Acosta, Dr Janine Sheaves, Professor Marcus Sheaves.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 26 hours lectures
- 24 hours practicals
- 17 hours fieldwork
- assessment and self-directed study
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