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  • VictimsCRIM90035

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

    This subject introduces students to the field of victimology. Victims have long had an ambiguous role in law. Liberal legal systems operate on the principle that crimes are committed against the state. However, victims are often required to narrate their victimisation to assist in the adjudicatio...

  • Video Games: Remaking RealityCCDP10003

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2 Year:2020

    This course is a full overview of Video Games. The great games, the history, the techniques, and the future of this developing medium and industry are explored in 12 weeks. Games have developed from simple electronic entertainment in the 70s to an epic cinematic medium that now is larger than the...

  • Video JournalismJOUR90008

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    This subject builds on basic video and audio journalism skills and takes them to an advanced level, with an emphasis on video and audio reporting across multimedia platforms under tight deadline conditions in newsroom environments, for news and longer-form broadcast and multimedia current affairs...

  • Video LabCUMC90020

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:May Year:2020

    This subject will provide students with an introduction to the identification and preservation of the video format; and provide an overview of the care of collections comprising video material and formats. The subject examines the history, technological base, and the deterioration mechanisms that...

  • Vine to WineAGRI20027

    Undergraduate subject Offered:February Year:2020Quotas apply

    Vine to Wine begins with freshly harvested wine grapes. Students will then follow the journey through fermentation to wine in the bottle, gaining an understanding of the basic chemical and biological processes involved and the multitude of options to manipulate the process. N.B. This subject does...

  • Violence, Trauma and ReconciliationCRIM90017

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:March Year:2020

    Mass violence inflicted by states and groups have a prolonged effect on communities and nations. This subject considers the forms of trauma people experience as a response to these forms of violence and explores how this trauma propels calls for apologies, truth commissions, retribution and tortu...

  • Violence, War and TerrorismPHIL90009

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    Today, war is still a salient feature of international relations, while terrorism takes on ever more international character and scope. The subject will explore the philosophical - conceptual and moral - issues to do with violence, war, and terrorism. The central part of the subject will examine ...

  • Viscera and Visceral SystemsANAT30008

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020Quotas apply

    We expect that a student who completes this subject will comprehend the terminology of human topographic anatomy as it relates to the head and neck, thorax, abdomen and pelvis; the principles of viscera and visceral systems; the use of dissecting instruments to expose the detailed regional anatom...

  • Visions and Agendas in ArchitectureABPL90403

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

    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...

  • Vision Science Research Project Part 1OPTO40012

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 1 Year:2020

    Students undertake a research project over the year, thereby gaining experience in posing research questions, searching the literature and in using basic research method for collecting and analysing data and presenting the results in a competently written research project and in a concise oral pr...

  • Vision Science Research Project Part 2OPTO40013

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    Please refer to Part 1 - OPTO40012 for details.

  • Visiting Scholar: Advanced Seminar AARTS90020

    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 a graduate-level introduction to an important area of scholarship, including discussion of the visitor’s own work and the scholarly field to which it contributes. The subject will appeal both to stude...

  • Visiting Scholar: Advanced Seminar BARTS90021

    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 a graduate-level introduction to an important area of scholarship, including discussion of the visitor’s own work and the scholarly field to which it contributes. The subject will appeal both to stude...

  • Visiting Scholar: Classics and Arch AANCW90003

    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 ...

  • Visiting Scholar Subject: HistoryHIST90033

    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 ...

  • 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...

  • Visualisation and Data WranglingBUSA20001

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    This subject provides an introduction to the essential skills for the management of business data to enable the application of analytics and evidence-based decision-making in business. It entails the study of the principles and tools for business data management and modelling. The focus of the su...

  • Visual Media: Experimental ProjectsVISM40009

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    The subject aims to further develop students" ability to undertake independent research within a structured lecture program that addresses theoretical, philosophical and professional practice issues in contemporary visual media. Experimental Projects extends the previous experience in visual medi...

  • Visual NeuroscienceOPTO30007

    Undergraduate subject Offered:Semester 2 Year:2020

    The subject builds on students’ understanding of the basic principles behind the functioning of the nervous system, developed in the prerequisite neuroscience subject/s. It develops students’ understanding of the structure, function and development underlying the processing of visual information ...