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  • Visions and Agendas in ArchitectureABPL90403

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject introduces an ongoing study of theories and polemics for architectural design from early modern times to the present. Figures such as Le Corbusier, Walter Gropius, Sigfried Giedion, Robert Venturi, Manfredo Tafuri, Kazuo Shinohara, and Rem Koolhaas are introduced and examined. The su...

  • Neurodiversity and Inclusive PracticeEDUC90967

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject draws upon multidisciplinary accounts of neurodevelopmental conditions including autism, social (pragmatic) communication disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, reframing them as reflective of human diversity. The subject is aimed at professionals working with indivi...

  • Groundwater HydrologyENEN90030

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    AIMS This subject covers theoretical and practical aspects of groundwater flow, and groundwater contaminant transport. The subject includes the field methods to characterise aquifers, the modelling of groundwater flow, and transport of, pollutants through porous media and reactions. The subject ...

  • Valuation of Land and BuildingsPROP30001

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Property and property valuation matter, Residential and commercial properties form a substantial part of a nation’s wealth. The practice of quantifying the wealth of landed resources affects the stability of the local, the national and the global markets.This subject introduces students to the ma...

  • Space StudioFINA30022

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The focus of this studio subject is the development of both design thinking and dexterity with tools – specifically the generation and articulation of design possibilities through a series of studio based projects. Linking these investigations will be the theme of space in performance, which may ...

  • Performance Design StudioFINA30024

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The subject is the capstone subject for the Performance Design major in the Bachelor of Design, and will integrate previous coursework in the major. The core of the undergraduate sequence in the major is the development of both design thinking and dexterity with tools. The focus of the investigat...

  • Profile Building for CreativesTHTR30041

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject is designed to guide students through the preparation of their own professional resource documentation: the critical communication tools required to present themselves and their work in a comprehensive and succinct manner for interaction with others. Specifically the subject address...

  • Data & DecisionsMAST10002

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The collection and evaluation of technical information is essential for farm planning, precision agriculture, post harvest storage, product processing, transport, and marketing of commodities and processed goods. Success depends upon the selection of appropriate tools for the measurement, collect...

  • Methods in Agrifood BiotechnologyBTCH30001

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The aim of this subject is to introduce students to the practical skills in the application of biotechnological techniques with particular emphasis on agri-food sector related investigations. The practical techniques to be introduced to the students include cell and tissue culture, plant genetic ...

  • Positive Leadership and CareersEDUC30072

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    In this subject, students will explore positive approaches to career choice, career management, and leadership. Students will investigate key questions such as: How much does money matter? What are the factors that promote flourishing in education and throughout one’s career? What approaches can...

  • Generating the Wealth of NationsUNIB10010

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    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...

  • Latin American Music and CultureMUSI20155

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject explores the musical traditions of Spanish-speaking Latin America, focusing on the intersections of music, culture and language. A number of selected musical traditions will be examined including expressions from the Caribbean, Andean and River Plate regions such as Cuban son, Argent...

  • Foundations of InformaticsINFO20002

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Aims The ability to access, manipulate, organise, analyse and display data are fundamental skills for scientists, historians, managers, financiers, artists and many other professions. This subject explores various computational methods to represent, transform, and make sense of large, diverse se...

  • Knowledge TechnologiesCOMP30018

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    AIMS Much of the world's knowledge is stored in the form of unstructured data (e.g. text) or implicitly in structured data (e.g. relational databases). In this subject students will learn algorithms and data structures for extracting, retrieving and storing analysing explicit knowledge from vari...

  • Economics of the EnvironmentECON20004

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Topics include externalities and market failure; public goods; the economics of pollution, the optimal level of pollution, policy instruments including taxes, subsidies and marketable permits; pollution control in practice; and valuation methodologies and cost-benefit analysis.

  • Food & Water:Global Issues Local ImpactsAGRI30012

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Globally there is a broad range of issues identified as impacting on the future of our planet. These issues include climate change, water availability and quality, waste and recycling, energy, biodiversity, salinity and land degradation, biotechnology and genetically modified organisms, changing ...

  • Sports EconomicsECON20011

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject provides an economic perspective on professional sports in Australia and the rest of the world. It shows how economic concepts and theories can be used to understand the operation of professional sports, and can guide decision-making on sports by management and public policy makers. ...

  • The Music Of SpainMUSI30030

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The subject explores a range of Spanish musical styles from the middle ages to the present day, and their interaction with European and American musical traditions. Topics include aspects of early music, opera and music theatre, concert music, film music, contemporary popular music, flamenco and ...

  • Environmental Plant PhysiologyBOTA30003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject deals with how plants function in relation to changing physical environments and is designed for students interested in plant biology and physiology, including those seeking majors in plant science, agricultural science, landscape management, and environmental science. The practical ...

  • Managing in Contemporary OrganisationsMGMT30002

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject will examine the management of contemporary organisations with a particular emphasis on understanding link between theory and practice. Subject content will include an introduction to a broad set of perspectives relating to how organizations are managed today, such as, technology, in...