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Introductory Geography (Advanced) - GEOS1902

Year - 2020

Advanced students will complete the same core lecture material as for GEOS1002, but will be required to carry out more challenging practical assignments.

One 2 hour lecture per week and 8 2 hour practicals per semester, plus independent group work.

One 2 hour exam, one 1000 word essay, two online quizzes, one practical report (100%)

Assumed knowledge
(ATAR 90 or above) or equivalent


GEOS1002 or GEOG1001 or GEOG1002


Faculty: Science

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Geosciences Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Kurt Iveson, Dr Dan Penny
HECS Band: 2
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