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SC5903 - Literature Review

Credit points: 03
Year: 2018
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

Candidates will prepare a substantive literature review on a specialised topic within the natural sciences. The topic is to be selected in consultation with a suspervisor(s). The review should be a critical appraisal of the objectives, methodologies and results of previous research relating to the topic.

Learning Outcomes

  • the ability to understand theoretical concepts in a range of topics which give background to the research;
  • acquire proficiency in critical literature evaluation;
  • gain experience in problem-solving and scientific decision-making;
  • develop skills in preparing and presenting written technical reports.

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 22-Mar-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 23-Aug-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 3
Census Date 01-Feb-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 7
Census Date 05-Jul-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 11
Census Date 06-Dec-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

External, Study Period 1
Census Date 22-Mar-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

External, Study Period 2
Census Date 23-Aug-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

External, Study Period 3
Census Date 01-Feb-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

External, Study Period 7
Census Date 05-Jul-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

External, Study Period 11
Census Date 06-Dec-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 22-Mar-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 23-Aug-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 3
Census Date 01-Feb-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 7
Census Date 05-Jul-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 11
Census Date 06-Dec-2018
Coordinator: Dr Naomi Gardiner
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Chaoshu Zeng, Dr Amy Diedrich, Dr Naomi Gardiner, Dr Brad Congdon, Professor Lin Schwarzkopf.
Assessment: literature review.

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