SLE205 - Vertebrate Structure and Function
|Year||2016 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)|
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2 x 1 hour class per week, 5 x 3 hour practicals per trimester
This unit is designed to enable students to: gain an understanding of the major anatomical and functional developments throughout vertebrate evolution and their influence on the life history characteristics, ecology and diversity of this animal group; further develop skills in analysing, interpreting and critically evaluating scientific data; and gain experience in writing scientific reports and making an oral presentation.
Practical class tests 15%, oral presentation 25%, 2 x class tests (30% each) 60%