EM323 Wildlife Ecology and ManagementUpdated: 19 November 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 (email@example.com)|
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.
|Materials||Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: