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SC3901 - Special Topic 1

Credit points: 3
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

An independent study and/or research devoted to a topic not available through structured coursework. The subject is to be developed in consultation with a member of staff from the College of Science and Engineering and the student's course coordinator. To request enrolment in this subject student's should (1) attain approval from a research supervisor (usually an academic or research staff member in the College), (2) identify a project in consultation with the supervisor, and (3) email confirmation from supervisor and a brief description of the project to the subject coordinator.

Learning Outcomes

  • the ability to plan, conduct and manage research in their discipline;
  • the ability to formulate and solve research problems;
  • the ability to understand theoretical concepts in a range of topics which give background to the research;
  • the capacity to work independently;
  • gain experience in problem-solving and scientific decision- making;
  • develop skills in preparing and presenting written technical reports and/or oral presentations.

Subject Assessment

  • assignments.

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

External, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

External, Study Period 3
Census Date 06-Feb-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

External, Study Period 7
Census Date 09-Jul-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

External, Study Period 11
Census Date 10-Dec-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2020
Coord/Lect: Dr Naomi Gardiner.
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 3
Census Date 06-Feb-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 7
Census Date 09-Jul-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 11
Census Date 10-Dec-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 3
Census Date 06-Feb-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 7
Census Date 09-Jul-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 11
Census Date 10-Dec-2020
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Workload expectations:
  • 130 hours
Restrictions: Enrolment in this offering is restricted.

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.