There will be 3 hours face-to-face teaching per week.
The timetable for classes can be found on the University web site at:http://www.timetables.mq.edu.au/
If it is a requirement of this unit that students attend classes.
DELIVERY and RESOURCES
Course material is available on the learning management system (iLearn) http://ilearn.mq.edu.au
There is no required textbook for this unit. The following text is recommended:
Yusuf, Farhat, Martins, J.M. and Swanson, D (2014). Methods of Demographic Analysis. Springer:
The recommended text is available as a e-book from the Macquarie University Library.
Students are advised that there is no one single text which is followed closely. Rather for each topic a list of additional background readings will be provided to students.
TECHNOLOGY USED AND REQUIRED
Access to a personal computer is required in order to complete tasks on iLearn. Students are advised to check their university email account at regular intervals as the Convenor will use this to convey information to students.
REQUIREMENTS TO COMPLETE THE UNIT
To complete the unit satisfactorily, you must achieve an overall score of 50 marks or more.