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Global Challenges and STEM - FOSC201

This is a core unit for the bachelor of Science- Global Challenges program and is a prerequisite for the FOSC303- Global Challenges Project. This unit is designed to introduce students to the causes and nature of global challenges and how Science can be used to solve them. The unit will develop critical skills in effective leadership, effective and persuasive communication, and teamwork. In addition, students will also learn to develop skills in reflection and entrepreneurial thought to develop resilience in the face of uncertainty. All this will be carried out with the backdrop of sustainability and ethical practice.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Dr Abidalli Mohamedali, Associate Professor Michael Hitchens

9cp at 100 level Prerequisite Information


6cp at 200 level

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Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Course structures, including unit offerings, are subject to change.
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