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  • Tree Identification and SelectionHORT90043

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:September Year:2020

    This subject aims to provide students with a thorough understanding of the tree selection and tree identification principles. Students should be able to recognise trees commonly used in landscape horticulture and correctly write their botanical, common and family names and describe tree form and ...

  • Trends in Personality& Social PsychologyPSYC30022

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    This subject has two components. Personality: discusses major contemporary issues in the study of personality, and selected areas of contemporary research. Topics will be selected from the neuroscience of personality; personality processes; the emotional and motivational correlates of personalit...

  • Trends & Issues in Agrifood BiotechBTCH30002

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    Students will acquire knowledge of the recent and important developments in biotechnology related to agriculture and food and develop an understanding of local and global issues in biotechnology in relation to environment health and sustainable crop and animal production. This subject will provid...

  • Tropical Field EcologyZOOL30009

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020Quotas apply

    This field work subject takes place in the Daintree Rainforest Observatory in Northern Queensland, and provides an overall perspective on the biology of Australian terrestrial animals, including both vertebrates and invertebrates. A key aim is for students to gain experience in designing and cond...

  • Trust, Communication and ExpertiseHPSC90012

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    Questions of trust, effective communication, and judging credibility, are integral to the assessment of knowledge claims both within science and in the context of public debate. Questions about trust and legitimate communication consequently arise every day in a range of professional contexts, fo...

  • Twentieth-Century Italian Art: 1909-1969AHIS40008

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020

    This subject is an advanced seminar which examines specific moments in twentieth-century Italian art. Exploring a broad range of visual culture in modern Italy, the syllabus will cover artistic developments and critical debates in painting, sculpture, film, architecture and industrial design. Thi...

  • Twenty-first Century ArchitectureABPL90117

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    This subject offers a broad introduction to contemporary theories and methods used in the production and critique of architecture in the context of current practice. Architectural concepts such as program, diagram, transparency, tectonics, materiality, and ornament will be explored along with the...

  • Two Koreas in the WorldKORE30002

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    The subject covers both South and North Koreas’ international relations since the establishment of the governments in 1948 until today. It deals with two Koreas’ political and ideological divergence since the end of WWII and how two Koreas have formed two totally different diplomatic, economic an...

  • U21 Advanced International StudyPPMN50001

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:February Year:2020

    This subject involves a study of an approved topic in global public policy and international relations. Details of the program being offered will be available from the School. Students who complete this subject successfully should have demonstrated a specialist understanding of the topic, contrib...

  • UB: Global Educ: Issues & OpportunitiesEDUC20079

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020

    The module explores global issues in education and the different contexts in which children and young people learn and educators teach – in formal, non-formal and informal settings. It begins by introducing key concepts used in international education policy and practice. It presents information ...

  • UB: Global Environmental IssuesENVS20002

    Undergraduate subject Offered:April Year:2020

    This module examines the conflict between increasing use of natural resources, growing environmental degradation and population increase. It considers the difficulty in distinguishing human impacts from natural environmental changes, and examines a number of specific environmental issues relating...

  • UK International TaxLAWS90054

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020Quotas apply

    The aim is to overview the current UK international tax system, and its historical development. Focus will be on corporate taxation, but with some background on individuals (trust, partnerships etc will be mentioned only briefly). This will cover issues such as: residence and source definitions; ...

  • Ultrasound Guided ProceduresMEDI90054

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2 Year:2020

    This subject will outline the technique of using ultrasound to guide percutaneous procedures. Procedures will include vessel access, nerve blocks, and trauma related procedures. There will be an elective of either "Nerve Blocks" or "Critical Care Procedures". Topics include: Ultrasound Guided V...

  • Uncertainty, Vagueness and DisagreementPHIL40013

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    This subject tackles issues around information and when it is hard to deal with, because it is uncertain, imprecise or contested. We are often confronted by situations where we are uncertain, when our ideas are imprecise or ambiguous, and when we otherwise disagree and cannot seem to resolve this...

  • Under Camera AnimationFINA20036

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Summer Term, February, Winter Term, July Year:2020Quotas apply

    In this subject each student will make a film using the “under camera animation” technique. This animation technique involves the creation of an animation through frame-by-frame imagery, photographing each frame with a tablet and then combining these photographs into an animated film. The potenti...

  • Understanding Australian MediaMECM20006

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    This subject examines Australian media with an emphasis on its political nature and issues of media convergence, citizenship, policy, regulation, ownership, governance and local content. Students are encouraged to actively, and critically, examine their own media use. Drawing on this, and a range...

  • Understanding Big Data for Public PolicyPPMN90055

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020

    Policy makers need to under what big data is, how it is used, and what ethical and practical issues using big data to make decisions will raise in the 21st Century. They do not need to be programmers. They need to understand, at a high level, the issues involved in using big data for public polic...

  • Understanding Education in ContextEDUC90929

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    This subject examines education policy and practice in social and historical context. The subject will provide students with an opportunity to examine key national and international debates in education policy and practice in relation to shifting social, political, economic and political relation...

  • Understanding Education PolicyEDUC90951

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    This subject examines education policy in an international context. Students will examine the nature and role of education policy, the intersection with other social and economic policies, and the key conceptual ideas underpinning contemporary policy. Through this subject, students will analyse t...

  • Understanding Knowing and LearningEDUC10050

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    This subject will lead students to increase their understanding of various ways of knowing and learning while developing personal theories of learning and its enhancement. This will be achieved through exploration of a range of theoretical perspectives combined with practical application. Theoret...