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Making Science Work for You and Society: Capstone

Undergraduate | MAQ-FOSX3000 | 2024

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
18 weeks
Start dates
19 Feb 2024,
22 July 2024

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Making Science Work for You and Society: Capstone

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to

    1. Select and apply practical and/or theoretical techniques or tools from your discipline to conduct an investigation.
    2. Design and plan a professional cross-disciplinary investigation, using scientific thinking and creative strategies to devise and promote innovation.
    3. Explain the role and relevance of science in society, using examples from your and other scientific disciplines.
    4. Plan your next steps after graduation, through an appraisal of personal achievements and the current and projected work environment.
    5. Explain, with an employment and interview focus, how your study and achievements transfer to other contexts, orally and in writing.
    6. Work effectively, responsibly and safely, as an individual and as part of a team, applying knowledge of ethical principles and professional conduct.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • MAQ-BSC-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Science

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:


Pre-requisite Admission to BSc and 20cp at 3000 level
NCCW (2020 and onwards)
Making Science Work for You and Society: Capstone

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Bachelor of Science

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