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  • 3-8 Year-Olds Learning and DevelopmentEDUC90890

    graduate subject Offered:July

    This subject examines the theoretical perspectives on physical, personal, social, emotional, cognitive and spiritual aspects of early childhood development and learning, with an emphasis on the age range 3 – 8 years. Teacher Candidates will explore the range of factors affecting the development, ...

    • July
      Principal coordinatorBen Deery
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 September 2017
      Last date to enrol 4 August 2017
      Census date18 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 6 October 2017
      Assessment period ends 6 November 2017

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  • 3-D Echocardiography & New TechnologiesMEDI90046

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    This will provide advanced knowledge for the performance and interpretation of 3-Dimensional echocardiography, as well as introducing new technologies and novel applications of clinical ultrasound. Topics include: Transducer design and method of 3-D reconstructionHow to perform 3-D transthoraci...

    • Semester 1 - Online
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hoursAn estimated 30 hours of contact time for online study is required
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last date to enrol10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

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      Ultrasound Education Group

      Currently enrolled students:

      Future students:

    • Semester 2 - Online
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hoursAn estimated 30 hours of contact time for online study is required
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last date to enrol 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

      Ultrasound Education Group

      Currently enrolled students:

      Future students:

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  • AA Visiting School GraduateABPL90386

    graduate subject Offered:Winter Term Quotas apply

    This subject is a two week intensive design studio held typically on the first two weeks of July. The workshop will be run by visiting staff from the Architectural Association, School of Architecture, UK as well as teaching staff from MSD. The subject introduces students to contemporary digital d...

    • Winter Term
      Principal coordinatorPaul Loh
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours over two weeks
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period 3 July 2017 to 14 July 2017
      Last date to enrol19 June 2017
      Census date 7 July 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail15 July 2017
      Assessment period ends21 July 2017

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  • Abdominal & Urogenital EmergenciesVETS90037

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    This subject focuses on abdominal, gastrointestinal, and urogenital emergencies. This subject will increase understanding of both pathophysiology and clinical aspects of the following conditions; acute abdomen, pancreatitis, liver failure, gastrointestinal foreign bodies, gastric dilation and vol...

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  • Acc.Information and Security ValuationACCT90008

    graduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    This subject examines the use of financial statements for the fundamental valuation of listed and non-listed entities. Fundamental analysis will be examined in detail and applied to valuation projects involving local and multinational companies. This subject is built around the use of residual ea...

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  • Accounting Analysis and DecisionsACCT90040

    graduate subject Offered:Term 4

    • Term 4 - Online
      Principal coordinatorBrad Potter
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hours
      Pre teaching start date 2 October 2017
      Teaching period 9 October 2017 to 3 December 2017
      Last date to enrol 3 October 2017
      Census date27 October 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail17 November 2017
      Assessment period ends 8 December 2017
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  • Accounting for Commercial LawyersLAWS70140

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Quotas apply

    This subject introduces the fundamentals of accounting and financial statement interpretation within the context of government and commercial environments. Commencing with an examination of the principal financial statements the subject navigates the nature and types of transactions undertaken by...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorRichard Comerford
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24-26 hours
      Total time commitment150 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last date to enrol31 January 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

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  • Accounting for Decision MakingACCT90004

    graduate subject Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2

    This subject is designed to enable students to be informed users of accounting information of all types. It is divided into three parts. The first part of the subject covers the basic concepts in accounting and the terminology used by accountants. The second part deals with concepts associated wi...

    • Summer Term
      Principal coordinatorGregory Cusack
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTwo 2-hour lectures and two 1.5 hour workshops per week (Summer). One 2-hour lecture and one 1.5 hour workshop per week (Semester 1, Semester 2).
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period 3 January 2017 to 17 February 2017
      Last date to enrol12 January 2017
      Census date13 January 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail10 February 2017
      Assessment period ends25 February 2017

      Summer Term contact information

      Summer: Greg Cusack gjcusack@unimelb.edu.au

      Semester 1: Brad Potter bnpotter@unimelb.edu.au

      Semester 2: Greg Cusack gjcusack@unimelb.edu.au

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorBrad Potter
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTwo 2-hour lectures and two 1.5 hour workshops per week (Summer). One 2-hour lecture and one 1.5 hour workshop per week (Semester 1, Semester 2).
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last date to enrol10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

      Summer: Greg Cusack gjcusack@unimelb.edu.au

      Semester 1: Brad Potter bnpotter@unimelb.edu.au

      Semester 2: Greg Cusack gjcusack@unimelb.edu.au

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorGregory Cusack
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTwo 2-hour lectures and two 1.5 hour workshops per week (Summer). One 2-hour lecture and one 1.5 hour workshop per week (Semester 1, Semester 2).
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last date to enrol 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

      Summer: Greg Cusack gjcusack@unimelb.edu.au

      Semester 1: Brad Potter bnpotter@unimelb.edu.au

      Semester 2: Greg Cusack gjcusack@unimelb.edu.au

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  • Accounting for ManagersBUSA90003

    graduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    Accounting is the “language of business,” and accounting information is the basis for performance measurement, business contracting, and most operating, investing, and financing decisions that managers make. Financial accounting information affects how individuals outside a company perceive that ...

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  • Accounting Research ReportACCT90003

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 2

    The Research Report is to take the form of a research paper for publication or a research report. The Head of the Department of Accounting or their nominee must approve the topic. Periodic workshops will be held during both semesters and are to be attended by all students enrolled in the subject....

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursPeriodic workshops throughout the semester
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last date to enrol 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

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  • A Century of Australian Social PolicySOCI90009

    graduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    This subject explores the history of Australian social policy, interweaving five themes: the rise and fall of state-regulated wages, the ways that income support was shaped by this arbitration system, the gendering and de-gendering of the welfare system and its relationship to the family, the sep...

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  • AcousticsAUDI90015

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 1

    This subject explores the physics of the generation, propagation and measurement of sound.

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorDominic Power
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours19 hours
      Total time commitment85 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last date to enrol10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

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  • Acting for Opera Performance 1MUSI90183

    graduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    This subject explores the holistic performance elements required by professional opera singers. Combining text analysis and movement principles, this subject is designed to build skills of dramatic interpretation and individual expression required for professional opera performance opera performa...

    Not available in 2017

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  • Acting for Opera Performance 2MUSI90184

    graduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    An extension of Acting for Opera Performance 1, Acting for Opera Performance 2 explores in greater depth the holistic performance elements required by professional opera singers. Combining text analysis and movement principles, this subject is designed to further build the skills of dramatic inte...

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  • Actuarial Practice And Control IACTL90010

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 1

    Topics include insurance markets and products; underwriting and risk assessment; policy design; actuarial modelling; actuarial assumptions and feedback; reserving methods.

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorDavid Heath
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursFour hours of lectures and/or tutorials per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last date to enrol10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

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  • Actuarial Practice and Control IIACTL90011

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 2

      Topics include assessment of solvency; analysis of experience; analysis of surplus; actuarial techniques in the wider fields; and an introduction to professionalism.

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorDavid Heath
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours4 hours of lectures and/or tutorials per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last date to enrol 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

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  • Actuarial Practice and Control IIIACTL90009

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    Analysis of investment portfolios and asset classes from the perspective of an appointed actuary, with a view to identifying assets that suit the requirements of a variety of general insurance, life insurance, superannuation and other defined benefit liabilities.    

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorKevin Fergusson
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursA total of three contact hours per week, consisting of lectures and/or tutorials
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last date to enrol10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorKevin Fergusson
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursA total of three contact hours per week, consisting of lectures and/or tutorials
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last date to enrol 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

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  • Actuarial Science Research ReportACTL90012

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 1

    A research essay not exceeding 10,000 words on a topic approved by the Head of Department. The word count includes bibliography, footnotes, appendices and the number of words which would take up space used for tables, formulae and charts.

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorDaniel Dufresne
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours12 hours
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last date to enrol10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

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  • Actuarial Science Research Report Part 1ACTL90016

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    A research essay not exceeding 10,000 words on a topic approved by the Head of Department. The word count includes bibliography, footnotes, appendices and the number of words which would take up space used for tables, formulae and charts.

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorDaniel Dufresne
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours [overall total for enrolment in ACTL90016 and ACTL90017 over two consecutive semesters].
      Total time commitment340 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last date to enrol10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

      Prof Daniel Dufresne

      dufresne@unimelb.edu.au

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours24 hours [overall total for enrolment in ACTL90016 and ACTL90017 over two consecutive semesters].
      Total time commitment340 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last date to enrol 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

      Prof Daniel Dufresne

      dufresne@unimelb.edu.au

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  • Actuarial Science Research Report Part 2ACTL90017

    graduate subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    Refer to ACTL90016 Actuarial Science Research Report Part 1 for details

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursRefer to ACTL90016 Actuarial Science Research Report Part 1 for details
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last date to enrol10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

      Prof Daniel Dufresne

      dufresne@unimelb.edu.au

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorDaniel Dufresne
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursRefer to ACTL90016 Actuarial Science Research Report Part 1 for details
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last date to enrol 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

      Prof Daniel Dufresne

      dufresne@unimelb.edu.au

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