Advanced Field Research
You’ll gain experience in the conception, conduct and communication of field research work and the use of a range of soil or ecological survey techniques.
Note: This course has a compulsory pre-semester field trip in the Southern Alps from Monday 29 January to Friday 2 February 2024. Students should contact the examiners before enrolling in this course to obtain information about the field trip.
|Prerequisites and Restrictions|| You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
|Available semesters||Semester 1 2023|
Please note: This course can’t be fully completed online as you will need to be on campus to complete some activities.
What you will learn
After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:
- Critically assess scientific literature to understand a problem and formulate a scientific hypothesis
- Conduct a research project
- Analyse and interpret research data in different systems
- Communicate research effectively through writing and talking to professional audiences
- Manage research data.
Associate Professor Timothy Curran
Department of Pest Management and Conservation[email protected]
Dr Naomi Wells
Department of Soil & Physical Sciences[email protected]