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Unit of Study GLY20002 - Environmental Analysis: Aqueous (2016)

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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 Demonstrate an understanding of the characteristics and general geochemical principles of natural waters.
2 Describe the fundamental analytical approaches used to characterise surface water and groundwater samples.
3 To be able to plan and conduct sampling approaches to determine surface water and groundwater quality.
4 Be able to undertake water quality analyses in the laboratory using standard analytical methods
5 Be able to analyse water quality data and have an understanding of the data quality and reliability.
6 Demonstrate an understanding of the water quality guidelines.

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

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the characteristics and general geochemical principles of natural waters.
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  2. Describe the fundamental analytical approaches used to characterise surface water and groundwater samples.
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  3. To be able to plan and conduct sampling approaches to determine surface water and groundwater quality.
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  4. Be able to undertake water quality analyses in the laboratory using standard analytical methods
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  5. Be able to analyse water quality data and have an understanding of the data quality and reliability.
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  6. Demonstrate an understanding of the water quality guidelines.
    • GA1:
    • GA4: