Conservation Biology (3606ENV)

This course introduces students to specialist topics in biology that are relevant to conservation of biodiversity. It includes study of extinction and its causes including habitat loss, disease and alien species, addresses the nature and cause of natural rarity, examines processes of restoration ecology and reintroductions. The course also includes an appraisal of international initiatives in conservation and international agreements with implications for conservation. Assessment is by written and oral reports, and examinations. Prerequisites: 1042SCG Genetics and Evolutionary Biology AND 1041SCG Biological Systems OR 1602ENV Botany and Zoology, 2603ENV Ecology. Incompatible: 3606EAS Conservation Biology

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 2

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Environment and Science

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (10184) Wednesday 11:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
G02 1.24
Clinical Sciences Building
Gold Coast Campus
Thursday 13:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
G02 1.24
Clinical Sciences Building
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (11814) Wednesday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 2 - 7, 8 - 12
G23 1.14
Multimedia Building
Gold Coast Campus