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Undergraduate Handbook

Conservation Biology and Biodiversity - BIOS3071

Campus: Kensington Campus
Career: Undergraduate
Units of Credit: 6
EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)
Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5
Enrolment Requirements:
Excluded: BIOS3671
Fee Band: 5 (more info)
Further Information: See Class Timetable


Applications of community biology, population ecology and genetics to management of environmental problems in nature and artificial ecosystems, including Australian examples; nature and importance of global diversity; management and design of programs for the conservation of species and ecosystems, including reserves, off-site conservation, and computer simulations.

Assumed knowledge: BIOS1101 and BABS1201
Note: Field excursions are compulsory and will involve expense to individual students.

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