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  • Visiting Scholar Subject: PhilosophyPHIL90035

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020

    This subject will be taught by a Visiting Scholar in an area of their expertise. It will provide graduate-level engagement with contemporary work in the student's own or cognate disciplines. A subject description and any preliminary reading will be available by the beginning of the academic year ...

  • Visual Culture IndustriesSCRN90004

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020

    This subject will introduce students to a range of organisations whose functions encompass the promotion, collection and presentation of contemporary visual culture. This is an industry-focussed subject where representatives of local and national arts organisations offer students direct insight i...

  • Vocal Pedagogy and PhysiologyMUSI90230

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020

    This subject introduces singers to areas of vocal pedagogy relevant to the voice teacher engaged in one-to-one tuition in a contemporary studio setting. These areas include: vocal anatomy and physiology, historical and comparative vocal pedagogy, principles of studio pedagogy, and pedagogical rep...

  • Voice Theory 1THTR90011

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020

    This subject develops students’ foundational understanding of the anatomy and physiology involved in voice production and speech. Students will explore current theoretical approaches and industry best practice in the fields of vocal health, professional vocal maintenance, and common voice disorde...

  • Voice Theory 2THTR90014

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020

    This subject builds on the knowledge and skills developed in Voice Theory 1. It furthers student understanding of the anatomy and physiology involved in voice production and speech. Students will develop knowledge of current theoretical approaches and industry best practice in identifying common ...

  • Vulnerable Young PeoplePOPH90168

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    This subject begins with an exploration of the concept of 'at risk' as it applies to young people, and the use and purpose of such a categorisation by relevant services and through policy. The impact of risk and protective factors on adolescent health and well-being will be examined including fac...

  • Water and Waste Water ManagementENEN90029

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    AIMSIn this subject students will learn about the fundamentals of water quality and the associated standards for use as potable water, recycled water or discharge into the environment in a sustainable manner. The subject will include the identification of risks and measures to control those risks...

  • Water Law & Natural Resources ManagementLAWS70185

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:September Year:2020Quotas apply

    Water law and natural resources management are fundamental to human society, environmental protection and economic productivity. Legal rules around water are found in all societies. Water is both a human right but also a source of conflict – that law seeks to regulate. There is increasing pressur...

  • Water Sensitive Urban DesignEVSC90025

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:February Year:2020

    There is increasing recognition around the world of the threats facing urban environments and their water resources. In many cities water demand is approaching or exceeding limits of sustainability, leading to increasing interest in alternative water sources, such as stormwater harvesting, wastew...

  • Web SecurityCOMP90074

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    AIMS The Internet pervades nearly every aspect of our lives, from banking through to dating, and onto our interactions with government. As more of our lives move online we face ever greater risks to our data and way of life from internet vulnerabilities and attacks. Web Security will examine the...

  • White Collar CrimeLAWS70385

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:February Year:2020Quotas apply

    White-collar crimes differ from the popular conception of 'crime’ as involving the most unambiguously blameworthy sorts of conduct in which citizens can engage. This subject will examine how these crimes are dealt with under Australian rules on criminal responsibility, procedure, proof and punish...

  • Why Tax Systems Differ Between CountriesLAWS90163

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020Quotas apply

    In this subject, students will analyse and compare taxation systems in different countries. The subject looks at what tax systems have in common, how they differ and seeks to explain both the similarities and the differences. It will consider the range of taxes that might be implemented to achiev...

  • Wildlife ManagementANSC90001

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    Formerly VETS90016 Topics that will be covered in this subject include: Biological and legal definitions of wildlife and the goals of managementPopulation dynamics and the measurement of abundance; the roles of competition, predation, harvesting and disease in the regulation of populationsPhysi...

  • Wireless Communication SystemsELEN90007

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020

    AIMS This subject covers the fundamental design and performance issues associated with the physical and media access control of wireless networks.INDICATIVE CONTENT Topics include: Wireless RF link basics (antenna characterisation, polarisation, EIRP, propagation loss);Principles of cellular m...

  • Women and Global HealthPOPH90066

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:September Year:2020

    Developing and newly-industrialised countries experience wide variation in terms of history, politics, demographic transition, development and epidemiology. This subject situates women and their health in a dynamic context of development, globalisation and change. It examines key health issues, p...

  • Women, Peace and SecurityLAWS90124

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:November Year:2020Quotas apply

    In 2000 the United Nations (UN) Security Council for the first time considered the impact of war on women through the adoption of Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security (WPS). This has been followed by eight further resolutions, thereby creating an institutional agenda that encompasses wome...

  • Women, War and PeacebuildingLAWS70118

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020Quotas apply

    This subject examines the way that international law regulates women in both war and peace-building. It will study the way that legal principles position women in the areas of international humanitarian law, international criminal law and international human rights law. The subject will also inve...

  • Working EthicallyPADM90009

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:April Year:2020

    This subject provides students with an advanced understanding of ethics as they apply to the individual in their managerial role, but also in the design and implementation of public outcomes more broadly. This subject situates these challenges in their social, theoretical, historical and discipli...

  • Working in First Nations ContextsARTS90019

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2020 Year:2020

    This subject will investigate the range of protocols relevant to researching Indigenous, Islander and First Nations histories, societies and cultures. Examining diverse settings, including Australia, the Pacific and North America, this subject will assist postgraduate students in developing ethic...

  • Working in Human Service OrganisationsSCWK90070

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:August Year:2020

    This subject aims to give students an appreciation of the nature of human service organisations as a context, vehicle and target of social work interventions. Several theoretical perspectives on human service organisations will be explored and students will be introduced to a number of specific d...