SLE151 - Biodiversity: a Global Perspective

Year:

2023 unit information

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

SQB143, SQB151

EFTSL value: 0.125
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

1 x 2 hour class per week (weeks 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, and 11), 5 x 3 hour practicals per week (weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10).

Content

This unit includes: Extinction; speciation; rarity and threatened species; conservation strategies; plant and animal diversity; threatening processes; human cultural attitudes to wildlife exploitation and conservation; genetic diversity and molecular techniques in biodiversity conservation.

Unit Fee Information

Click on the fee link below which describes you: