University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

SCIENCE 1420 - Science or Fiction (Mineral Geoscience) I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available only to BSc (Mineral Geoscience) students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Incompatible: SCIENCE 1101WT, SCIENCE 1100, SCIENCE 1200, SCIENCE 1300, SCIENCE 1400, SCIENCE 1410
Assessment: Reviews and reports
Syllabus:

In this course students will question and then explore the accuracy and potential validity of the Science found in movies, television, across a wide range of media formats and more broadly on the internet.  Students will develop the skills required for future courses and careers with a focus on; communication to a non-specialist audience using a variety of formats, digital literacy, data interpretation, interdisciplinary collaboration and group investigations.  The final section of the course will focus on what are some of the present science controversies.

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 18/03/2019 Sun 31/03/2019 Fri 10/05/2019 Fri 14/06/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10113 WR01 13 FULL 7 Mar - 11 Apr Thursday 2pm - 5pm Ingkarni Wardli, B18, Teaching Room
2 May - 13 Jun Thursday 2pm - 5pm Ingkarni Wardli, B18, Teaching Room