EAE4210 - Earth, atmosphere and environment honours coursework part time 1 - 2017

12 points, SCA Band 2, 0.250 EFTSL

Undergraduate - Unit

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.



Organisational Unit

School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment


Dr Laurent Ailleres

Unit guides



  • Full year 2017 (Day)
  • Second semester 2017 to First semester 2018 (Day)


The unit represents the Honours coursework program for the School of Earth, Atmosphere, and Environment and will consist of a series of short courses, a seminar and a theoretical literature review.


On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. Deepen and broaden their knowledge via advanced coursework and independent enquiry in specific areas of Earth, Atmospheric and/or Environmental Sciences.
  2. Acquire specific skills relevant to their research project.
  3. Articulate a scientific question from the review of literature.
  4. Communicate research findings.


Coursework: 60% + Theoretical literature review: 20% + Seminar: 20%

Workload requirements

Coursework delivered in semester long or short course format

See also Unit timetable information

Chief examiner(s)

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study


Completion of a major offered by the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment (EAE) with at least 70% average over four units offered in the School of EAE.



ATM4200, ATS4776, ATS4899, ESC4200, GPS4200