SCI506 Special Topic 6 (16)

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 Outlines
Current CSU students can view Subject Outlines for recent sessions. Please note that Subject Outlines and assessment tasks are updated each session.


Session 1 (30)
Albury-Wodonga Campus
Session 2 (60)
Albury-Wodonga Campus

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: SCI506. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Environmental Sciences

Enrolment Restrictions

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

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.


This 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 Courses Director. This subject forms enables students to undertake separate units of study within a given course (including specialisation areas).


Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.