|Student Contribution Band:||Band 4|
|Administered by:||School of Marine & Tropical Biology|
Available to Graduate Diploma of Research Methods, Graduate Certificate of Research Methods, Graduate Diploma of Science, Master of Applied Science and Master of Science students.
An examination of the plankton community and its interactions with the physical and chemical environment. Topics include: nutrients and productivity, zooplankton behaviour and life cycles and the distributions of planktonic species over space and time on a broad range of scales. Students will be required to attend lectures and practical classes in MB3050.
|Students enrolling in this subject should have an undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline (eg biology or environmental science) or have acquired equivalent knowledge through other study. They should have a good understanding of basic biological principles and marine systems and have completed a statistics subject (BS5001 or equivalent).|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 22-Mar-2012|
|Coordinator:||Professor Michael Kingsford|
|Lecturers:||<Person not found>, Professor Michael Kingsford.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50%); assignments (30%); laboratory reports; (20%).|
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