Faculty of Science

Undergraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2012 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

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6 points, SCA Band 0 (NATIONAL PRIORITY), 0.125 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Science
OfferedClayton Second semester to First semester 2012 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Associate Professor Ann Chidgey


Refer to MIS4200


  1. Be able to critically review the scientific literature in their discipline
  2. Show communication skills in both oral and written presentation to both a specialist and a non-specialist scientific audience
  3. Have gained insight into the breadth and diversity of the field of regenerative medicine.


Oral presentation of current issue in Biomedicine: 30%
Review of literature on an area of research unrelated to project (2000 words): 40%
Critique of scientific article: 30%

Chief examiner(s)

Associate Professor Ann Chidgey

Contact hours

To be advised by honours co-ordinator


A Distinction average in 24 points of level three PHY, ANT, DEV, GEN, IMM, PHA, MIC or BCH or approved relevant discipline; or 18 points PHY, ANT, DEV, GEN, IMM, PHA or BCH and 6 points in approved relevant discipline