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  • Actuarial Practice and Control IIIACTL40009

    Undergraduate level 4 subject Offered:Semester 2

    This subject covers 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 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 self-enrol date 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 Report Part 1ACTL90016

    Graduate coursework 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 self-enrol date10 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 self-enrol date 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 coursework 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 self-enrol date10 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 self-enrol date 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 StatisticsACTL30004

    Undergraduate level 3 subject Offered:Semester 2

    Topics include experience rating; claim run-off triangles; generalised linear models; time series and their applications; simulation; decision theory.

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorEnrique Calderin
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThree hours of lectures and/ or tutorials per week
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 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 Studies ProjectsACTL90013

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    This subject provides students with the experience of carrying out research independently on each of three topics chosen by the subject’s lecturers. It involves a two-semester program of study, (students must enrol in the subjects in two consecutive semesters). For each topic, the student is requ...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorShuanming Li
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursA maximum of five 1-hour meetings per semester
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 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 coordinatorShuanming Li
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursA maximum of five 1-hour meetings per semester
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 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 Studies Projects Part 1ACTL40010

    Honours subject Offered:Semester 1

    Students will be required to submit three assignments of between 3,000 and 3,500 words each, on dates specified at the start of the academic year. 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 coordinatorShuanming Li
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursA series of, at most, five 1-hour meetings per semester
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

      Dr Xueyuan Wu Email: xueyuanw@unimelb.edu.au

      Dr Zhuo Jin Email: zhuo.jin@unimelb.edu.au

      A/Prof Shuanming Li Email: shli@unimelb.edu.au

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  • Actuarial Studies Projects Part 2ACTL40011

    Honours subject Offered:Semester 2

    Please refer to the handbook page for Part 1: ACTL40010.

    • Semester 2
      Principal coordinatorShuanming Li
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursPlease refer to the handbook page for Part 1: ACTL40010.
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

      Please refer to the handbook page for Part 1: ACTL40010.

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  • Actuarial Studies Research EssayACTL40001

    Honours subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    A research essay of not more than 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 coordinatorShuanming Li
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTo be advised
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 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 coordinatorShuanming Li
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTo be advised
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 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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  • Adaptation and TransgressionENGL20031

    Undergraduate level 2 subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    This subject explores how stories are passed through time, place, genre and meaning through processes of adaptation. Adaptation is concerned with nostalgia, memory and the interpretation of history. In the present day, it has become a source of artistic and cultural transgression while also feedi...

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  • Adapting to Climate ChangeENST90034

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:April

    This subject focuses on climate change adaptation, and in particular its environmental, political, social and policy dimensions. It explores the ways which climate change poses risks to human wellbeing, and the ways these risks can be managed. It draws on examples from Australia and the Asia-Paci...

    • April
      Principal coordinatorElissa Waters
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours30 hours
      Teaching period13 April 2017 to 26 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date21 April 2017
      Census date28 April 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail19 May 2017
      Assessment period ends 2 June 2017

      April contact information

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  • Addressing Educational DisadvantageEDUC90737

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Not offered in 2017

    The subject will focus on issues of pedagogy, curriculum, school culture and change and how they relate to increasing student achievement, engagement and retention in challenging school settings. This subject will build on more general work done in the first year of the Master of Teaching to focu...

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  • Administrative Challenges in PracticePADM90001

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:March

    Administrative Challenges in Practice is a capstone subject in the Melbourne Master of Public Administration, bringing together expert contributors from the Faculty of Arts, Law and Business and Economics. The Melbourne MPA is an interdisciplinary, globally-focused degree program for managers tha...

    • March
      Principal coordinatorSue Olney
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours48 hours total: This subject delivered via 6 day-long seminars and workshops scheduled over a period of two and a half months.
      Total time commitment340 hours
      Teaching period 1 March 2017 to 17 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date16 March 2017
      Census date24 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail28 April 2017
      Assessment period ends24 May 2017

      March contact information

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    Prerequisites
  • Administrative LawLAWS50032

    Graduate coursework level 5 subject Offered:Semester 1

    Administrative law regulates the relationship between the state and its people, in other words, the relationship between the government and the governed. In particular, it regulates the powers and procedures of the executive branch of government and establishes the mechanisms for ensuring legalit...

    • Semester 1
      Principal coordinatorKristen Rundle
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours48 hours
      Total time commitment144 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

      Email: law-aso@unimelb.edu.au
      Phone: +61 3 8344 4475
      Website: law.unimelb.edu.au

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  • Adolescent Health Minor ThesisPAED90015

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    This subject is only available to students who have already completed one iteration of PAED90015. All others please enrol into the new version of this subject, POPH90268 - Adolescent Health Minor Thesis.       The purpose of this subject is to develop the critical disciplines of research meth...

    • Semester 1 - Online
      Principal coordinatorAndrea Krelle
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hoursRegular meetings with supervisor/s, one hour weekly or fortnightly per semester.
      Total time commitment375 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

      andrea.krelle@unimelb.edu.au

      Administrative Coordinator

      Helen D'Cruz

      hdcruz@unimelb.edu.au

    • Semester 2 - Online
      Principal coordinatorAndrea Krelle
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hoursRegular meetings with supervisor/s, one hour weekly or fortnightly per semester.
      Total time commitment375 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Semester 2 contact information

      andrea.krelle@unimelb.edu.au

      Administrative Coordinator

      Helen D'Cruz

      hdcruz@unimelb.edu.au

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  • Adolescent Health Minor ThesisPOPH90268

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Year Long

    The purpose of this subject is to develop the critical disciplines of research methodology and to arm students with the necessary knowledge and skills to analyse and interpret research that informs our understanding of young people’s health and well-being. The aim is also to provide students with...

    • Year Long - Online
      Principal coordinatorAndrea Krelle
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hoursRegular meetings with supervisor/s, one hour weekly or fortnightly per semester, either face to face or via videoconference/Skype
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 May 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Year Long contact information

      andrea.krelle@unimelb.edu.au

      Administration Coordinator

      Helen D'Cruz
      hdcruz@unimelb.edu.au

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  • Adolescent Health ProjectPOPH90170

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    In this subject, participants will draw on ideas from research, along with theoretical frameworks and strategies explored during the course to develop and review a critical inquiry project relevant to their professional practice workplace / setting that influences outcomes for young people. Parti...

    • Semester 1 - Online
      Principal coordinatorAndrea Krelle
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hoursRegular meetings with research supervisor
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 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 - Online
      Principal coordinatorAndrea Krelle
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hoursRegular meetings with research supervisor
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 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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  • Adolescent Sexuality and Sexual HealthPOPH90169

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1

    This subject explores two main themes: 1. The social construction of sexuality - how our understandings of sexuality are developed in socio-cultural contexts; and 2. Sexual health - how it is defined and measured, what factors contribute to it, and practical issues to consider when interacting wi...

    • Semester 1 - Online
      Principal coordinatorHenrietta Williams
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hoursNo on-campus hours
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 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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  • Adult Neuropsychological DisordersPSYC90032

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Year Long

    A year long lecture-based subject focussed on the neuropsychological effects of neurodegeneration, cerebrovascular disease, epilepsy, traumatic brain injury, alcohol-related brain damage, psychogenic disorders, multiple sclerosis, brain tumours, and paraneoplastic disorders of the brain. Detailed...

    • Year Long
      Principal coordinatorMichael Saling
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours1.5 hours of lectures/seminars per week for 24 weeks.
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 May 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017

      Year Long contact information

      enquiry-psych@unimelb.edu.au

      Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences

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  • Adult Palliative CareNURS90047

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:July

    Evidence Based Palliative Care (compulsory for all students) Day 1 – Pain Assessment & Management in palliative care (compulsory for doctors and nurses)Day 2 - Symptom Management in palliative care (compulsory for doctors and nurses)Day 3 – Palliative care in non-cancer contextDay 4 - Psycho...

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  • Advanced Anatomy and Doppler AnalysisMEDI90056

    Graduate coursework subject Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    This subject will provide additional advanced material on anatomy and doppler analysis, which would not have been covered at the certificate level. Topics include: Role of Echocardiography in Perioperative and Critical Care EnvironmentsSafety of Ultrasound and TOECleaning and Disinfection of Ul...

    • Semester 1 - Online
      Principal coordinatorColin Royse
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hoursOff-campus, online
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017

      Semester 1 contact information

      Ultrasound Education Group

      Currently enrolled students:

      Future students:

    • Semester 2 - Online
      Principal coordinatorColin Royse
      Mode of deliveryOnline
      Contact hoursOff-campus, online
      Total time commitment170 hours
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 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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