Credit points


Campus offering

No unit offerings are currently available for this unit


Entry into BEnvSc Honours course

Teaching organisation

4 hours per week for twelve weeks or equivalent of tutorial discussions, computer laboratory, library classes and/or field work.

Unit rationale, description and aim

This unit enables honours students to discuss the development of the scientific method in an historical context and to explore aspects of ethics and philosophy relating to science. There is a focus on gaining essential knowledge and skills in research design, methodologies and analysis. Communication skills needed for the presentation of scientific submissions, reports, and manuscripts are developed during the unit.

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