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ENV BIOL 1002 - Ecological Issues I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 6 hours per week, plus field trip
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assessment: Tests, written assignments
Syllabus:

The principal aim of this course is to provide students with the knowledge that will enable them to participate actively in a rational debate about environmental problems. It introduces the 'scientific method' and illustrates its use via laboratory and field practicals that are written up as reports. The lectures cover the significant environmental issues of: resource utilisation and waste, ecosystem services and ecological footprints, global cycles, Australian landscapes and soils, biodiversity, grazing and indigenous knowledge, agricultural problems, invasive species, pests and quarantine, freshwater and marine ecosystems, conservation biology and adaptive management. There is the opportunity to discuss problems via tutorials. Details of day field trip communicated at the start of the course.

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Undergraduate
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Units
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Amount
3
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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022


Class Details

Group One

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
25149 LE01 90 5 25 Jul - 12 Sep Monday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
26 Jul - 13 Sep Tuesday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
29 Jul - 16 Sep Friday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
4 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
7 Oct - 28 Oct Friday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
10 Oct - 24 Oct Monday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
Note: This course is not available for remote study - not available to students located overseas or interstate.
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22421 TU03 30 1 9 Aug - 9 Aug Tuesday 3pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
30 Aug - 13 Sep Tuesday 3pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
18 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 3pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
22422 TU02 30 FULL 9 Aug - 9 Aug Tuesday 2pm - 3pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
30 Aug - 13 Sep Tuesday 2pm - 3pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
18 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 2pm - 3pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
22423 TU01 30 4 9 Aug - 9 Aug Tuesday 1pm - 2pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
30 Aug - 13 Sep Tuesday 1pm - 2pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
18 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 1pm - 2pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
25150 PR01 90 5 2 Aug - 2 Aug Tuesday 1pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
23 Aug - 23 Aug Tuesday 1pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
11 Oct - 11 Oct Tuesday 1pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
Note: .

Group Two

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
29393 LE02 90 45 25 Jul - 12 Sep Monday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
26 Jul - 13 Sep Tuesday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
29 Jul - 16 Sep Friday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
3 Oct - 24 Oct Monday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
4 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
7 Oct - 28 Oct Friday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
Note: This course is not available for remote study - not available to students located overseas or interstate.
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22419 TU05 30 14 10 Aug - 10 Aug Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
31 Aug - 14 Sep Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
19 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
22420 TU04 30 1 10 Aug - 10 Aug Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
31 Aug - 14 Sep Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
19 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
25151 PR02 90 45 3 Aug - 3 Aug Wednesday 1pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
24 Aug - 24 Aug Wednesday 1pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
12 Oct - 12 Oct Wednesday 1pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
Note: .

Group Three

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
29392 LE03 90 22 25 Jul - 12 Sep Monday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
26 Jul - 13 Sep Tuesday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
29 Jul - 16 Sep Friday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
3 Oct - 24 Oct Monday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
4 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
7 Oct - 28 Oct Friday 9am - 10am The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
Note: This course is not available for remote study - not available to students located overseas or interstate.
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22415 TU09 30 22 11 Aug - 11 Aug Thursday 3pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
1 Sep - 15 Sep Thursday 3pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
20 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 3pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
22416 TU08 30 FULL 11 Aug - 11 Aug Thursday 2pm - 3pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
1 Sep - 15 Sep Thursday 2pm - 3pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
20 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 2pm - 3pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
22417 TU07 30 FULL 11 Aug - 11 Aug Thursday 1pm - 2pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
1 Sep - 15 Sep Thursday 1pm - 2pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
20 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 1pm - 2pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
25152 PR03 90 22 4 Aug - 4 Aug Thursday 1pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
25 Aug - 25 Aug Thursday 1pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
13 Oct - 13 Oct Thursday 1pm - 4pm Benham, G25, Peter Martin Room
Note: .