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SCI4405 Research Practice and Ethics

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Biological & Physical Sciences


This course is designed to allow students to appreciate the role of communication skills required in the successful pursuit of a career in scientific research and to appreciate the role of philosophy in science. The modular structure of the course is designed to allow the student to develop skills in particular aspects of scientific communication. Topics include: computer based information retrieval, experimental design and analysis, verbal and written scientific communication skills (debates, seminars, posters and papers) and, the interaction between science and society with an emphasis on the philosophy of science.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba