BZ1005 - Introductory Ecology
|Student Contribution Band:
||School of Marine & Tropical Biology (pre 2015)
An introduction to the ways in which animals and plants interact with one another
and with their environment, at the level of populations, communities and ecosystems.
- to learn the principles of ecology;
- to gain an understanding of Australian ecosystems, with emphasis on the tropics;
- to learn laboratory and field techniques in ecology, how to apply these techniques
to answering ecological questions and how to produce scientific reports;
- to learn about the application of ecological principles to solving environmental problems,
e.g. human population growth, pollution, loss of biodiversity.
|Students enrolling in this subject should have a good understanding of Chemistry,
Mathematics and English to Grade 12 (Queensland) or equivalent.
|BZ1030 BZ1002 BZ1001
Study Period 2
|Census Date 28-Aug-2014
||Dr Brad Congdon
||Dr Brad Congdon, Dr Sandra Abell, Miss Avril Underwood, Miss Anna Pintor, Dr Tasmin Rymer.
- 26 hours lectures
- 30 hours practicals - Includes practicals and tutorials.
||assignments (50%); centrally-administered final exam (50%).
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest