EM323 Wildlife Ecology and ManagementUpdated: 19 March 2019
Intensive schools are for students enrolled in Online Mode only, unless specified in the notes.
|Supervised Exam||There is a supervised exam at the end of the teaching period in which you are enrolled. The paper-based exam will be held at an established exam venue, and coordinated by UNE Exams Unit.|
|Pre-requisites||ECOL203 or ECOL210 or candidature in BRurSc or BSc (Zool) or candidature in a postgraduate award|
|Restrictions||EM423 or EM523|
The School of Environmental and Rural Science considers all practical/laboratory/tutorial activities as essential to student learning. Attendance and participation in all practical/laboratory/tutorial classes (sessions) is mandatory - exemptions will not be granted without supporting evidence
- Wildlife Ecology and Management
|Coordinator(s)||Karl Vernes (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
This unit covers the ecology and management of wildlife (native and introduced species of freshwater fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals) with a focus on Australasian fauna, the anthropogenic land-use impacts that have affected wildlife in Australasia, and modern methods employed to manage wildlife. The unit is organised according to four major themes: (1) the ecology of Australasian wildlife; (2) The Human Dimension of Wildlife Management; (3) Hunting, Harvesting and Culling of Wildlife; and (4) Disease in Wildlife Management.
Where calculators are permitted in examinations, it must be selected from an approved list, which can be accessed from the Further Information link below.
Note: Reference material is held in the University Library - purchase is optional
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: