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  • Gendering Extractive EconomiesDEVT90057

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Human societies have been dependent on harvesting and extracting resources from the earth. From the wind, water, sun, land, and all the way to the depth of the earth, communities around the world have extracted resources for sustaining their lives or to make profit. Adopting a gender framework, D...

  • Spatial AnalyticsABPL90408

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Spatial Analytics is the study of geospatial digital data, information, knowledge and models to understand trends, complexities and inform decision process. The subject explores a range of approaches at the intersection of spatial information, statistics and policy to further students’ understand...

  • Conservation Research and OBLCUMC90004

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The subject builds upon the prerequisite subject and extends the focus of materials and techniques of artefacts to also encompass theoretical discussions and methodologies for object based learning in conservation research. Students focus on a more detailed study of objects and the history, manuf...

  • Conservation of Photographs 1CUMC90009

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject introduces the current philosophy, ethics, materials, procedures and techniques that are used in the practical conservation of photographs. Students will identify problems and the appropriate treatment including repairs, consolidation, retouching, surface cleaning and humidification ...

  • French Music Louis XIV to the RevolutionMUSI40100

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject surveys and critiques the practice of music in France from the beginning of the reign of Louis XIV (1643) to the Revolution (1789). We will study leading composers, performers, and musical developments in ancien régime France, with case studies including operas, ballets, chamber musi...

  • Perspectives on Childhood and YouthEDUC90842

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will explore philosophical and critical sociological constructions of childhood and youth over time and examine the diverse and contemporary nature of childhood. Students will examine childhood and youth through diverse lenses, and consequently, gain critical insight into the context...

  • Body WorksDNCE20032

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Based in Skinner Releasing Technique supported with fundamental anatomical and neuromuscular patterning information Body Works uses imagery and hands on tactile studies to foster a deeper kinaesthetic experience of movement. Students are guided through an embodiment process toward physical balanc...

  • Groups, Categories & Homological AlgebraMAST90068

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    As well as being beautiful in its own right, algebra is used in many areas of mathematics, computer science and physics. This subject provides a grounding in several fundamental areas of modern advanced algebra including Lie groups, combinatorial group theory, category theory and homological alge...

  • Algebraic TopologyMAST90023

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject studies topological spaces and continuous maps between them. It demonstrates the power of topological methods in dealing with problems involving shape and position of objects and continuous mappings, and shows how topology can be applied to many areas, including geometry, analysis, g...

  • Introduction to String TheoryMAST90069

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The first half of this subject is an introduction to two-dimensional conformal field theory with emphasis on the operator formalism and explicit calculations. The second half is an introduction to string theory based on the first half. For concreteness, the representation theory of Virasoro algeb...

  • Approximation Algorithms and HeuristicsMAST90098

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Many discrete optimisation problems encountered in practice are too difficult to solve exactly in a reasonable time frame. Approximation algorithms and heuristics are the most widely used approaches for obtaining reasonably accurate solutions to such hard problems. This subject introduces the bas...

  • Genealogies of PlaceCWRI40009

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    In this subject students will engage with creative and intellectual concepts that deal with an understanding of place (and places) and its relationship to individuals, communities and cultural formations. These places may be physical, social or psychological, and can include "natural". landscapes...

  • Evaluation and Value for MoneyEDUC90851

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Analysing and comparing costs with results involves a particular set of thinking and tasks – including economic methods of evaluation as well as wider considerations. In this subject, students will focus on developing the basic skills and knowledge needed to engage with evaluation in this area ap...

  • Optical Networking and DesignELEN90034

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    AIMS This subject covers the basic areas of optical networks.INDICATIVE CONTENT In particular, it includes the following topics: Optical network elements;Optical transport network architecture and design;Optical circuit switching, optical burst switching, and optical packet switching;Optical n...

  • Simulation in Surgical EducationMEDS90015

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Simulation as an educational method is of growing importance in surgical education. Several drivers contribute to this growth including the patient safety movement, safe working hours and technology developments of simulators. In the United Kingdom, the Chief Medical Officer has identified simul...

  • Polemic Design in China Japan KoreaABPL90388

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Fragments of design thinking in East Asia, such as those of Japan and of current China, are well known or at least accessible. Yet there is hardly a concise, critical and comprehensive study on modern and current architecture of China, Japan and Korea together, as a whole and as a challenging cas...

  • Indigenous Peoples, Land & Resource LawLAWS70236

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject focuses on Indigenous peoples’ land and resource rights both in and beyond Australia. Current issues in this dynamic area of law will form the basis of the subject but will include comparative material, particularly but not limited to other common law jurisdictions, consideration of ...

  • Comparative Corporate Insolvency LawLAWS90112

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    Corporate bankruptcy and corporate rescue pose fundamental questions for the insolvency regime. This subject examines some of the central rules, policies and principles of corporate bankruptcy and insolvency law, as well as the economic and social objectives attributed to the bankruptcy and insol...

  • Schemes of ArrangementLAWS70316

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    In the field of takeovers, company mergers and other corporate reconstructions, schemes of arrangement are playing an ever-increasing role. In the takeover sphere, schemes have often been used in recent times as an alternative to using the takeover provisions in Chapter 6 of the Corporations Act ...

  • Drug Discovery and DevelopmentMEDI90097

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    In this subject, students will gain a detailed understanding of all aspect of the drug development pipeline, beginning from the basic science research that triggers investigation of a new therapeutic strategy, through pre-clinical and clinical testing and final introduction to the general market....