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  • Urban Tree ManagementHORT20019

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    This subject aims to provide students with a thorough understanding of the care and management of trees in urban settings. The content will include tree anatomy and structure, tree growth and function, tree root systems, tree pathology and health, methods of tree assessment and evaluation, tree p...

  • Urinary Reproductive Tracts Lymph NodesVETS90041

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2 Year:2020

      This subject will focus on the urinary and reproductive tracts and lymph nodes. Each topic will be covered in separate tutorials. The tutorials will comprise be of a didactic nature with multiple still and video images to complement the text. Students will be required to obtain images from the...

  • USA and the WorldHIST30065

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    The subject examines the relationship between the United States and the rest of the world in the 20th century. The subject explores America's rise to global power, the ideological foundations of U.S. foreign policy, and how, why, and with what effects the United States has exercised its power. We...

  • Usability Evaluation MethodsINFO20004

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    AIMS How do we know if our digital designs will be usable and useful when people take them up in their work or social lives? Poor designs lead to errors and frustration and result in a substantial waste of money and resources. It is crucial that digital designers carefully evaluate and iterate t...

  • US Contract LawLAWS90032

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

    Many international transactions choose the law of a US jurisdiction as governing law—especially New York or Californian law. This subject covers doctrines distinctive to US contract law, with attention to important differences between New York and California. US contract law derives from the comm...

  • US Copyright Law and PracticeLAWS90104

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

    The subject will cover the relationship of statutory to constitutional norms, particularly with respect to US copyright’s accommodation of freedom of expression. The copyright 'Subject Matter' topic will include applied art and computer programs – works whose protection courts have not easily res...

  • US Environmental Law and PolicyLAWS90116

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

    This subject focuses on legal and policy issues concerning the regulation of environmental quality. The first part of the subject considers the theoretical foundations of environmental regulation, including economic and non-economic perspectives on environmental degradation; the scientific predic...

  • User Interface DevelopmentINFO20005

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    A crucial skill in developing interactive systems is building clear and well-designed user interfaces across a range of technologies. In this subject, students will learn how to design and build user interfaces. The subject will introduce methods, techniques, and principles of visual communicatio...

  • US Foreign PolicyPOLS90007

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:February Year:2020

    This subject examines the formation and conduct of US foreign policy.It explores the actors, ideas, interests and institutions that shape US foreign policy, including the role of the President, the Executive branch, Congress, interest groups, lobbies, and political culture, including debates abou...

  • Using Data To Build Learning PathwaysEDUC90756

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:July Year:2020

    In this subject, participants will develop a theoretical and practical understanding of the principles of assessment and reporting for students with additional needs. The emphasis will be on data collection, its purpose, and strengths and weaknesses of various approaches that are consistent with ...

  • Using Data to Improve LearningEDUC90939

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:April Year:2020

    This subject examines the interpretation and use of assessment data in a range of settings from Early Childhood to Tertiary. Various approaches to the interpretation of assessment data are examined, including criterion and standards referenced methods, with an emphasis on the reliability of data ...

  • Using EvidencePADM90008

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:October Year:2020

    This subject will explore the issues of evidence construction and use in practice, allowing participants to reflect on their professional experience and develop their ability to be ‘smart consumers’ of information in a professional setting. It will explore how evidence is created, by whom, and fo...

  • US Intellectual Property LawLAWS70406

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

    Intellectual property is an increasingly contested field – both nationally and internationally. Different states’ intellectual property laws manifest different attitudes towards the defining policy tension in this field of law: how to encourage and reward innovative activity, while ensuring that ...

  • US Patent LawLAWS90105

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

    This subject provides an in-depth overview of the fundamental principles of US patent law and practice. It is taught by a distinguished former US judge and practitioner who has had extensive practical experience in patent litigation in that country. It will be a subject of immediate interest and ...

  • Utilising Knowledge in Aboriginal HealthRURA90008

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    Our knowledge of health comes from many different experiences, information sources and through different mediums. Our culture informs how we understand health and our expectations of health and health care. Western scientific knowledge also contributes to how we understand health. Furthermore, ou...

  • Valuation of Land and BuildingsPROP30001

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    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...

  • Value Chain AnalysisAGRI90077

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:September Year:2020

    Food, beverage and fibre value chains are analysed in terms of firm and whole-of-chain performance. In this subject supply chain and value chain concepts are explained, techniques of mapping and analysing value chains are introduced, and ways of measuring performance are explored. The concepts o...

  • Value Creation StrategiesMKTG90038

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Term 2, Term 4 Year:2020

    This subject exposes students to an integrated perspective of the firm, how it interfaces with its environment, and how it creates and sustains value. Critical to the creation of value is the way a firm interacts with its various stakeholders. The subject builds a conceptual framework to examine ...

  • Value TheoryPHIL40004

    Undergraduate subject Offered:July Year:2020

    This subject will involve an advanced study of problems and issues in contemporary value theory, normally concentrating on issues in ethics, metaethics, and political philosophy. In some years, the course may instead focus on issues in contemporary aesthetics. On completion of the subject, studen...

  • Variation in Japanese LanguageJAPN30012

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1 Year:2020Quotas apply

    The diversity of language within Japanese, be it phonetical, lexical, morphological, grammatical and strategical, exist according to the speaker’s gender, age, hometown and type of communication one is engaged in. To ensure successful communication in Japanese, one must learn not only the ‘standa...