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Transition to Biological Science Studies 1 (EQU021)

Organisational Unit Veterinary Medicine
Availability MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S1
Murdoch S2
Description This unit provides for tutorial assistance in developing general study skills with supplementary teaching in MAS183 Statistical Data Analysis and Databases, and elective unit.
Unit Learning Outcomes On successful completion of this unit, the student will have also passed the associated elective and MAS183. The student will have developed the skills to engage and participate in specific learning activities at university, such as lectures, tutorials, and practical classes, taking notes, pre-reading and preparing for classes, and undertaking assessment tasks.
Timetabled Learning Activities Tutorials: 4 hours per week.
Unit Learning Experiences There will be tutorials, timetabled to coordinate with the main timetabled events in each unit, to provide appropriate support and supplementary learning opportunities. These will be conducted as groups or with individuals as required.
Other Learning Experiences There will be continuous opportunity for further daily discussion with the Waardong Special Education Officer, regarding the supported units, and additional seminars and tutorials can be arranged as required.
Assessment This unit does not conduct assessment, being a scaffolding unit for other core units in the supported degree. Successful completion of this unit requires attendance at scheduled tutorials, and successful completion of MAS183 and elective unit.
Prerequisites This unit is restricted to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students entering biological science based courses through the Waardong program.
Previously 2016: 'Transition to Veterinary Studies 1'
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
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Waardong
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

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Unit Coordinator
EQU021
Associate Professor Anne Barnes
Associate Professor Theriogenology

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2643
e: A.Barnes@murdoch.edu.au
o: 260.2.033 - Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Campus
Unit Contacts
EQU021

MURDOCH: S1-Internal
Associate Professor Anne Barnes
Associate Professor Theriogenology

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2643
e: A.Barnes@murdoch.edu.au
o: 260.2.033 - Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Murdoch Campus
EQU021

MURDOCH: S2-Internal
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