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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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  • Philosophy, Politics and EconomicsUNIB10014

    Undergraduate subjectOffered:Semester 2

    This subject will provide a foundation in ethical, political, and economic methodologies that will be bought to bear on the analysis and evaluation of the processes and institutions that shape society. Areas of major public debate concerning justice and the distribution of resources will be exami...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours total, 2 x 1 hour lectures and 1 x 1 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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  • Climate Change llUNIB20001

    Undergraduate subjectOffered:Semester 1

    This subject will allow students to further develop their understanding of climate change through a detailed consideration of future mitigation options and adaptation strategies in four areas of critical concern. These areas include (1) energy generation and use, (2) cities and urban development,...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTwo 1-hour lectures per week, one 2-hour tutorial per week; 8 hours of additional activities. Total 56 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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  • Global Health, Security & SustainabilityUNIB30002

    Undergraduate subjectOffered:Semester 1

    "Global health, Security & Sustainability" is a new and exciting subject that explores the root causes of disease, poverty, injustice and inequity that exist in the world today. It will feature eminent speakers from a range of academic disciplines to provide students with diverse approaches ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours3
      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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  • Food For a Healthy Planet IIUNIB20014

    Undergraduate subjectOffered: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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  • Food for a Healthy Planet IIIUNIB30010

    Undergraduate subjectOffered: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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  • Drugs That Shape SocietyUNIB20008

    Offered:Semester 2

    Drugs that Shape Society is a compelling story of drugs that provides insight to us as individuals and as a society. Drugs impact our lives in many different ways. Social responses to their use have shaped our laws, the health system, commerce – even foreign policies.In Australia the use of thera...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours2 x 1hr lectures per week, 1 x 1hr 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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  • Food for a Healthy PlanetUNIB10009

    Offered:Semester 1

    Food is a basic human need. But what should we eat? Not all food is good for us, and a balance between diet and exercise is required for a healthy life. Likewise, not all food production methods are good for the environment. Again, a balance between human needs and the health of our environment i...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours48 hours including two one-hour lectures and a one-hour tutorial per week
      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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  • Wines of the WorldUNIB30008

    Offered:February, July

    The practice of drinking wine, often with matching food, is an important component of social and business interaction in many but not all modern societies. It is a practice that raises conflicting issues relating to its social, economic and health impacts on society. This subject will focus on t...

    • February
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Dookie
      Contact hours43.5 hours: residential intensive including lectures, practicals and field trips
      Teaching period20 February 2017 to 24 February 2017
      Last self-enrol date21 February 2017
      Census date 3 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail24 March 2017
      Assessment period ends14 April 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Dookie
      Contact hours43.5 hours: residential intensive including lectures, practicals and field trips
      Teaching period17 July 2017 to 21 July 2017
      Last self-enrol date18 July 2017
      Census date28 July 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail18 August 2017
      Assessment period ends 1 September 2017
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  • Living Longer: A Global DiagnosisUNIB30005

    Offered:Semester 2

    Since 1800, human life expectancy at birth has doubled globally and tripled in the most favoured nations. This has been a biological and social achievement of great complexity, and no single factor—public health, income, material resources, medical knowledge, technology, individual behaviour, soc...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours2 hrs lecture, 1 hr tutorial ie 3 hrs per week X 12 weeks
      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

    Undergraduate subjectOffered: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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  • Technical Art History and FraudUNIB20004

    Undergraduate subjectOffered:Not offered in 2017

    Art fraud is a serious problem for Australia's art market; it involves organized crime, damage to artists' reputations and the insertion of false documents into the historical record. This subject introduces the cross-disciplinary research methodologies involved in investigating works of art with...

    Not available in 2017

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  • Intercultural EffectivenessUNIB10012

    Undergraduate subjectOffered:Not offered in 2017

    AIMS There are now unprecedented opportunities for intercultural collaboration to create more responsible social and environmental strategies to address global issues. With transformations in information systems and the internet, these interactions have also become common place on a day to day b...

    Not available in 2017

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  • Seeing: The Whole PictureUNIB10004

    Undergraduate subjectOffered: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

    Undergraduate subjectOffered:Not offered in 2017

    Not available in 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...

    Not available in 2017

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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...

    Not available in 2017

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  • Language and ComputationUNIB20005

    Undergraduate subjectOffered: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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  • Change-makers: Ecology, Design, CapitalUNIB10016

    Offered:Not offered in 2017

    Not available 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...

    Not available in 2017

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