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  • Food For a Healthy Planet IIUNIB20014

    Offered:Semester 2

    This subject will use a variety of delivery tools including in-class lecture, case analysis, problems, invited expert seminars etc. This will include modules on science, health, economics, politics & law, social issues relating to food and food security. The primary aim in this year is to eng...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours48 hours including two one-hour lectures and a one-hour tutorial per week
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Same-Sex Desire: From God to GenesUNIB20016

    Offered:Semester 1

    ‘From God to Genes’ examines same-sex desire and same-sex behaviours as understood by a variety of disciplines, including genetics, theology, history, law and medicine. Through interdisciplinary team teaching, and a range of learning and assessment activities, students will be introduced to the w...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours29 hours – 18 x 1 hour lectures and 11 x 1 hour tutorials
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
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  • Climate Change III: Responding to ChangeUNIB30003

    Offered:Semester 2

    This final subject of the climate change breadth sequence will provide a capstone and integrated assessment experience related to this climate change mitigation, impact assessment or adaptation. A key part of this subject is a project on an applied problem that may be undertaken with a partner su...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursOne 2-hour lecture/tutorial per week; with additional enrichment activities including some lectures, expert panel discussions, up to a total of 8 hours.
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Food for a Healthy Planet IIIUNIB30010

    Offered:Semester 1

    Food for a Healthy Planet III is about the many facets of modern food systems and the roles, availability and requirements demanded of food in Australia and internationally. Changing dietary requirements by consumers and changing expectations about the desired characteristics of the products of t...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours of lectures and 12 hours of tutorials. A total of 36 hours.
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
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  • Sex, Race, Species and Social JusticeUNIB30007

    Offered:Semester 2

    This subject will investigate how gender, sex and race influence the operation of social justice in everyday life. It will also introduce the new area of justice for other species alongside the human. We begin by examining the origins of the concept of social justice in classical texts such as Pl...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursA 2.5-hour seminar per week plus occasional film screenings (2.5-hours)
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Generating the Wealth of NationsUNIB10010

    Offered:Not offered in 2017

    This subject provides an introduction to the development of economic activity in the world in the past 300 years. The main objectives are to present an overview of the main phases and episodes in the evolution of the world economy in the past 300 years, and to develop an understanding of the role...

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  • Seeing: The Whole PictureUNIB10004

    Offered:Not offered in 2017

    Eighty percent of the information that humans use to interpret the world and navigate their way through life arrives through our sense of vision. The broad concept of seeing and how seeing impacts upon our lives acts as a hub to bring together key ideas from scientific, artistic, historical, cult...

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  • Change-makers: Ecology, Design, CapitalUNIB10016

    Offered:Not offered in 2017

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  • Language and ComputationUNIB20005

    Offered:Not offered in 2017

    AIMS Language is the chief manifestation of human intelligence. Through language we express basic needs and lofty aspirations, technical know-how and flights of fantasy. Ideas are shared over great separations of distance and time. Thanks to this richness, the study of language is part of many d...

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