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SCI1125 Professional Science Essentials
Credit Points: 15

This unit will introduce students to the skills required of professional scientists, with a special focus on effective communication. These professional skills include techniques of accessing, evaluating and presenting scientific information. Written, visual and oral presentation skills for scientific and general audiences will be developed through the analysis of topical scientific issues. This unit will prepare students to develop careers in the science discipline of choice.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
Y83Bachelor of Science
Y83Bachelor of Science - Bunbury
G60Bachelor of Science (Applied and Analytical Chemistry)
Y18Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences)
K57Bachelor of Science (Conservation and Wildlife Biology)
Y39Bachelor of Science (Environmental Management)
Y38Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science)
G87Bachelor of Science (Marine and Freshwater Biology)
Y88Bachelor of Science Bachelor of Business
Y88Bachelor of Science Bachelor of Business - Bunbury
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012