The University of Newcastle, Australia
Available in 2020

Course handbook


An area of interest will be chosen from a list of topics provided by the Course Coordinator or one of interest to the student for reading and research to enable a deeper understanding of the course.

Availability2020 Course Timetables


  • Semester 1 - 2020

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Promote self learning

2. Promote problem based learning

3. Integration of basic principles and concepts


Comprises private work as a literature search or theoretical nature requiring the preparation of a report. Work will be undertaken at the direction of a supervisor with whom the topic should be negotiated.

Assessment items

Report: Final Report

Contact hours


Individual Supervision

Face to Face On Campus 10 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Individual consultation, students to make appointment with lecturer when needed.