MB3279 - Coastal and Estuarine Ecosystems (Advanced)
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Marine & Tropical Biology (pre 2015)
Available only to students enrolled in the BSc Marine Biology (Advanced Program)
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 land ecological printiples acquired
in previous studies;
- Acquire proficiency in scientific communications.
|Students enrolling in this subject should have an excellent understanding of level
2 science particularly marine systems and ecological principles (eg MB2050, BZ2440)
and must have completed BS2001 or MB2060 or equivalent to a level of Credit or better.
||MB2060 OR (BZ2001 OR BS2001 OR AG2001)
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Professor Marcus Sheaves
||Professor Marcus Sheaves, <Person not found>.
- 26 hours lectures
- 15 hours tutorials
- 6 hours practicals
- 17 hours fieldwork
||on-course tests and presentations (50%); assignments (50%).
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