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JUNIOR SOPHISTERS

The Environmental Science Moderatorship course consists of 60 European Credit Transfer Systems (Credits) per year. Junior Sophisters take a total of 40 mandatory Credits, one of which is a Broad Curriculum Module (5 Credits), and optional modules up to 20 Credits. Some modules are examined entirely by in-course assessment; most are assessed by a combination of in-course assessment and examination. These modules are indicated in greater detail by clicking on the Module Details Booklet (pdf) (will be added shortly).

MANDATORY MODULES:
Modules Credits
BC Broad Curriculum 5
******* Fundamentals of Ecology 5
ES3040 Environmental and Analytical Chemistry 5
ES3053 Freshwater Hydro Biology 5
ES3055 Introduction to Environmental Sciences 10
GL3423 Hydrology and Water Quality 5
ZO3070 Experimental Design & Analysis 5
TOTAL CREDITS 40
OPTIONAL MODULES:
(students choose 20 credits from the following modules)
Modules Credits
BO3120 Environmental Dynamics 5
BO3121 Field Skills in Plant and Environmental Science (Canary Islands) 5
BO3122 Entomology 5
GG3020 Coastal Processes & Management I 5
GG3030 Environmental Governance I 5
ZO3020 Behavioural Ecology 5
ZO3082 Electives In Ecology 5
TOTAL CREDITS 20

Broad Curriculum Information is available at: http://www.tcd.ie/Broad_Curriculum/cfc/index.phpLectures for these modules are timed to coincide with free slots in your timetable. Most modules are scheduled to run at lunchtimes so that space is available in our timetable to allow you to take one of these modules. Assessment criteria are outlined at: http://www.tcd.ie/Broad_Curriculum/administration/assessment.php

 

 


Last updated 24 July 2014 Natural Sciences (Email).