SLE114 - Introduction to Parks and Wildlife Conservation

Year:

2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as:

SQE114

EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in S393.  Please note that entry to this unit for S398 students is via application on merit and requires approval of the Unit Chair.

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

SLE010

Incompatible with:

Nil

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Intensive: 5-day class series in the three-week period prior to the commencement of trimester 2, 1 x 4 day field trip, 2 x 2 hour seminar per trimester.

Note:

Please note that there is an enrolment deadline as this unit has a fieldtrip component.  Therefore, late enrolments are subject to Unit Chair approval.

Content

Introduction to Parks and Wildlife Conservation provides students with the opportunity to experience first-hand the issues associated with park management. This unit introduces students to an interdisciplinary approach to managing parks and reserves and legislation associated with park management. The unit includes a field trip to Cape Conran Coastal Park where students gain first-hand experience using different field techniques and how to apply these techniques to park management situations.

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