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Biodiversity and Conservation of Natural Resources - BIOS6671
 Environment

   
   
   
 
Campus: Kensington Campus
 
 
Career: Undergraduate
 
 
Units of Credit: 6
 
 
EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)
 
 
Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5
 
 
Excluded: BIOS3671, BIOS9210, IEST5008
 
 
CSS Contribution Charge:Band   (more info)
 
   
 
Further Information: See Class Timetable
 
  

Description

Note: This course was previously offered as BIOS3071 but changed to BIOS6671 as of 2011.

The course covers applications of community ecology, population biology and genetics to the management of natural resources, environmental problems and conservation of biodiversity. Principles are conveyed using examples from terrestrial and marine flora and fauna, with a focus on the nature and importance of global diversity, and the design and management of programs for the conservation of species and ecosystems.

Note 1: Field excursions are compulsory and will involve additional expense to individual students;


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