Description
CONSERVATION BIOLOGY
Presents the science of preserving biodiversity and sustaining the earth. Draws on and synthesizes information from the fields of ecology, evolution, genetics, philosophy, economics, sociology and political science. Emphasis on the development of strategies for preserving populations, species, biological communities and entire ecosystems in the face of growing human populations and our impact on the environment. The course brings scientific principles and theory to bear on problems of management for preserving the richness of life on earth. This is a graduate level course with three hours of lecture/seminar per week. Prerequisite: Admission to the M.S. program in biology. Not offered every semester.
Details
Grading Basis
Graded
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
BIOLOGY 551
Academic Group
College of Science & Tech
Academic Organization
Biological Allied Health Sci
Campus
Bloomsburg Main Campus
Enrollment Requirements
BIOLOGY GRADUATE STUDENT