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Science, Engineering and Technology


Unit Code
Unit Title
KAA301 Regional Science Project A
(Not Offered 2014)
KAA302 Regional Science Project B
(Not Offered 2014)
KAA304 Anthropology of Development
(Not Offered 2014)
KAA305 International Project
(Not Offered 2014)

2014 KAA305 International Project

Unit Level:

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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SPECIAL NOTE: Not offered in 2012

Not Offered


This unit enables students to undertake an agreed short-term project within the regional science field in a location outside of Australia to gain an international perspective on regional development. A key theme area for projects, but not exclusively, will be studies in regions that are on the same latitude lines as Tasmania in both the southern and northern hemispheres. Students must negotiate with and gain approval from the Unit Coordinator for their project before enrolling in this unit. This unit is available as a student elective.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: Project Proposal (20%), Project Reflections of 1,500 words (30%) and a Project Report of 2,500 words (50%)

TEACHING PATTERN: As negotiated on a case by case basis. Enrolment in all five semesters in provided to allow for projects to be undertaken at any time during the calendar year. Students must have their project proposal approved prior to undertaking their project (hurdle requirement).

Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web dependent - W
Some parts of this unit will be taught online
   Resource supported teaching & learning - W
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
   Flexible scheduling - W
Some classes will be held outside normal teaching hours; e.g. weekend blocks, summer schools etc
About Flexible Study Options

This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.

Prereq KAA100, KAA101, KAA203 (or HGA203/303) and three units at Intermediate Level in any discipline or by permission of the Degree Coordinator

STAFF: Clayton Hawkins (Unit Coordinator)

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Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.

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