Marine Ecotoxicology (3504ENV)

Ecotoxicology is the study of the production, transformation and impact of toxicants in the natural environment. This course aims to provide students with a practical knowledge of how biological systems respond to and are affected by pollution, with particular emphasis on the the marine environment. This course also aims to provide students with an appreciation of the diversity of impact of disturbances, particularly chemical pollution, on biological organisations varying from the cellular to ecosystem levels of complexity and to acquaint the students with common methods and approaches for the detection and assessment of impact. Incompatible: 3504EAS Ecotoxicology

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Student contribution band

Band 2

Usually available

Gold Coast Semester 2

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