ANTA102-11S1 (C) Semester One 2011

Antarctica: The Cold Continent

15 points
21 Feb 2011 - 26 Jun 2011


This introductory course explores the evolution of the Antarctic continent, the dynamics of polar ice, the drivers of weather and climate in Antarctica, the circulation of the Southern Ocean, astronomy and human interaction with the polar region including the history of exploration and intriguing legal issues.

Learning Outcomes


INCO103, ANTA101, ANTA112

Course Coordinator

Daniela Liggett


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Internal Assessment 40% Quiz and essay
Exam 60%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $690.00

International fee $3,225.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Gateway Antarctica.

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