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  • Advertising and PromotionsMKTG30010

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2019

    This subject focuses on the development, management and control of the organisation's marketing communications. Topics include advertising, sales promotion, public relations and other elements of the communications mix with internet and interactive media advertising also covered; the importance o...

  • Africa: Environment, Development, PeopleGEOG30024

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to the physical environment, history and development challenges facing contemporary Sub-Saharan Africa. Students will examine in detail intellectual and ethical debates surrounding the strategies undertaken by postcolonial African states and the overseas developme...

  • African Music and Dance EnsembleMUSI10148

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2 Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to music and dance in West Africa. Through weekly rehearsals culminating in an end-of-semester performance, students learn to perform traditional rhythmic patterns using drums, bells, and their bodies; students also have the opportunity to learn traditional dance ...

  • Agribusiness Marketing & Value ChainsAGRI30040

    Undergraduate subject Offered:September Year:2019

    This subject is about applying principles of agricultural economics, agribusiness marketing and agribusiness value chain analysis to analysing and understanding the process of creating value in agricultural products, from the perspectives of individual firms in the value chain and of the whole va...

  • Agric.Science Research Project Part 1AGRI40017

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2019

    This honours research project in the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences aims to develop a student's ability to design and undertake a substantial body of work, to find solutions to a particular problem, and to report on this in written and verbal form. Project definition is completed...

  • Agric.Science Research Project Part 2AGRI40018

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2019

    Please refer to AGRI40017 Agricultural Science Research Project Part 1

  • Agricultural EconomicsAGRI20042

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2019

    Formerly ECON20012 Agricultural Economics is an introduction to applying principles of agricultural economics to understanding the roles and practices of agriculture in the economy and the behaviour of producers and consumers in the agribusiness and farm sectors. The content will include the ro...

  • Agricultural GeneticsAGRI10052

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2019

    The objective of this subject is to introduce students to the concepts of genetics and the effects of genetic variation and selection used to propagate valuable heritable trait combinations in crop plants and farm animals. Topics covered include - Historical background around (origin) genetics, ...

  • Agricultural Systems AnalysisAGRI30003

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2019

    Effective management of agricultural systems requires an appreciation of the context in which that management is carried out. This context may be predominantly social, environmental or commercial or combinations thereof. The application of scientific knowledge in conjunction with an appreciation ...

  • Agricultural Systems BiologyAGRI10050

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2019

    Biology is the study of life, ranging from simple cells to complex multicellular organisms, and the processes which allow life to exist. Knowledge of the relevant biological concepts is essential for understanding of agricultural theory and practice. This subject aims to introduce the Bachelor of...

  • Agricultural Trade and PolicyAGRI30044

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2019 Year:2019

    The focus of this subject is on applying economic analysis to agricultural trade and agricultural policy, and the affects of these policies on agriculture in Australia. The subject begins with applying principles of microeconomics to inform the analyses and formation of trade and policy choices, ...

  • Agriculture in AustraliaAGRI10047

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2019

      In this subject, students will explore world food supply and demand, the development of agriculture globally and in Australia, the natural and market conditions that determine the nature of agricultural activity in Australia, along with the key elements of farming and farm businesses that dete...

  • AgronomyAGRI30046

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2019 Year:2019

    This subject focuses on understanding the main agronomic factors affecting Australian agriculture. Particular emphasis is placed on the interaction between and the management of water, fertilizers, pests and weeds. The subject begins with a general introduction on the application of principles of...

  • A History of NatureHPSC20002

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Summer Term Year:2019

    This subject discusses central topics in human understandings about their environment in the Western world, particularly over the last 500 years. As Europeans began to venture out of their continent in the 15th century, they discovered new environments that challenged their received wisdom about ...

  • A History of SexualitiesHIST30004

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2019

    How have sexual practices and identities evolved, been represented and expressed from prehistory to the present? This subject will interrogate ideas about sexualities, with particular attention to developments from nineteenth century sexologists and psychoanalysis to feminism, queer theory and in...

  • A History of ViolenceHIST30068

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2019 Year:2019

    Every act of violence has a history. In order to more fully understand how and why violence recurs, how it has changed over time, and how it has been a driving force in history, we need to develop a more sophisticated and complex understanding of its historical origins. This subject will explore ...

  • Alexander Technique for Daily FunctionMUST10012

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2019

    This subject empowers students to make conscious changes to unconscious patterns of physical tension caused by stress, everyday life events and performance habits that are unhelpful to them and to their artistic practice as singers, actors, musicians and dancers. Alexander Technique was developed...

  • Alexander Technique for MusiciansMUSI20161

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Not offered in 2019 Year:2019

    The Alexander Technique focuses on the unconscious, habitual ways in which we use ourselves - our patterns of posture, our movement and our responses as musicians to stress and pressure. Study of F. M. Alexander’s discoveries teaches us to have greater conscious control over these aspects of ours...

  • AlgebraMAST30005

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2019

    Algebra has a long history of important applications throughout mathematics, science and engineering, and is also studied for its intrinsic beauty. In this subject we study the algebraic laws satisfied by familiar objects such as integers, polynomials and matrices. This abstraction simplifies and...

  • Algorithmic TradingFNCE30010

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2019Quotas apply

    Global equity markets have changed fundamentally over the last decades Regulatory reforms to promote competition for trading services have led to considerable fragmentation of markets. New entrants and new technology have contributed to innovative new trading mechanisms and pricing structures. To...