SLE219 - Marine Invertebrates
|Year||2016 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Warrnambool|
One of SLE106 or SLE111, and
one of SLE132 or SLE144
3 hour practical per week and fieldtrip (as appropriate)
This unit explains to students how to recognise and distinguish between key groups of marine invertebrates; and how to recognise and classify various biological aspects of form and function. Learning and assessment activities provide students with the opportunity to explore both living and preserved specimens during three-hour practical sessions and at least two fieldtrips. The unit also builds on the knowledge that students have acquired during foundation units, such as Cells and Genes (SLE111) and Biology: Form and Function (SLE132). Students are required to attend and engage in both practical and fieldwork exercises. This enables students to connect theory with taxonomic practice, which includes identifying and recognising key features of various biological aspects of form and function for a range of marine invertebrates.
2 x practical tests (30% each) 60%, 1 scientific report 40%
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All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students
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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students
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