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SCM2110 Marine and Freshwater Processes
Credit Points: 15
SCI1185 Ecology and either
SCC1123 Chemistry for the Life Sciences
SCC1111 General Chemistry
This unit examines the natural processes occurring in marine, coastal and inland aquatic environments and the significance of these processes for managing these systems. In particular, the unit explores both the effects of these processes on aquatic ecosystems and how they may enhance or reduce the impact of human activities in aquatic systems.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
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)
MAAAEWEnvironmental Management Major
MAMAFWMarine and Freshwater Science Major
MABUUQSustainable Environments Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013