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Unit of Study BIO00202 - Ecology (2020)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 understand basic ecological principles and processes operating at the individual, population, community and ecosystem level
2 demonstrate skills in qualitative and quantitative analysis and data interpretation
3 demonstrate skills in experimental design and ecological sampling methods associated with field studies and laboratory experimentation
4 demonstrate skills in the oral and written presentation of ecological concepts and data.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. understand basic ecological principles and processes operating at the individual, population, community and ecosystem level
    • GA4:
  2. demonstrate skills in qualitative and quantitative analysis and data interpretation
    • GA1:
  3. demonstrate skills in experimental design and ecological sampling methods associated with field studies and laboratory experimentation
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  4. demonstrate skills in the oral and written presentation of ecological concepts and data.
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA6:

Prescribed learning resources

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