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SLE144 - Aquatic Life

Unit details

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Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Warrnambool
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:

SQB142, SQB144

EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:T Matthews




Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

2 x 1 hour classes per week, equivalent of 5 x 3 hour practicals or fieldwork per trimester


You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


This unit provides an introduction to the form and function of animals and plants in marine and freshwater environments. Classes and practical exercises are designed to help students develop an understanding of the basic structure of plants and animals and how these organisms adapt to the constantly changing marine, freshwater and estuarine environments.


Two class tests (30% each) 60%, one practical report 40%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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