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SC4001 - Marine and Environmental Science Honours (Part 1 of 2)

Credit points: 12
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Subject chain: SC4001 SC4002
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

Except with the approval of the Dean, all subjects in a chain must be studied in consecutive teaching periods.

Available to students approved to enrol in Honours within the College of Marine and Environmental Sciences. Available only on a full-time basis.

Learning Outcomes

  • to design and conduct independent, original research in marine and terrestrial biology, zoology and/or ecology, or environmental science and to contextualize, report, and interpret research results effectively in speech and in writing.

Subject Assessment

  • presentations (15%)
  • thesis (85%).
Students enrolling in this subject should have been approved to enrol in the Honours program.


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.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 9
Census Date 08-Oct-2020

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 9
Census Date 08-Oct-2020

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.