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Environmental Simulation Modelling - ENVI5809

Year - 2020

This unit of study introduces participants to the power of simulation modelling in understanding and predicting behaviour of natural systems. It covers fundamental concepts, logic, and techniques (including sensitivity analysis), and develops skills in application to environmental problems such as catchment management and population dynamics.

Six all day sessions

Project plus report (100%)

Assumed knowledge
This unit assumes a sound understanding of scientific principles, HSC level Mathematics and understanding of basic statistics.


Faculty: Science

Semester 2a

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Geosciences Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 11 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Kevin Davies
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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