SCI502 Special Topics 2 (8)


This subject provides in-depth study at an advanced level of topics related to the discipline area selected by a student for a Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Master coursework program.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 1
DistanceAlbury-Wodonga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: SCI502
Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLFaculty of Science

Enrolment restrictions

Restricted to students enrolled in Master of Applied Science (with specialisations) and other Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Master coursework programs offered by the Faculty of Science and Agriculture

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
have a sound knowledge of technical and theory aspects of the nominated topic area
be able to evaluate the technical and theoretical knowledge and identify its potential for application to research or practical use.


The subject will cover the following topics:
This will be selected to meet the needs of an individual student. Topics must be approved by the School Post-graduate Coursework Co-ordinator. This subject forms part of a suite of subjects (SCI501 to SCI509 of the same or varied point value) to enable students to undertake separate units of study within a given course (including specialisation areas).


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.