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Course Code: EVSP330 Course ID: 2943 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course focuses on national fish and wildlife policy, programs, and contemporary issues. Topics addressed in the course include historical and contemporary fish and wildlife policy; major fish and wildlife federal, state, and local programs; economic incentives and disincentives associated with fish and wildlife; and non-U.S. approaches to fish and wildlife issues.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session
11/30/2021 - 04/29/2022 05/02/2022 - 06/26/2022 May Spring 2022 Session I 8 Week session
12/28/2021 - 06/03/2022 06/06/2022 - 07/31/2022 June Spring 2022 Session D 8 Week session
01/25/2022 - 07/01/2022 07/04/2022 - 08/28/2022 July Summer 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

  • LO-1 Describe the history and philosophy of fisheries and wildlife use in the United States prior to the early 20th century.
  • LO-2 Demonstrate knowledge of the legal authorities of Federal fisheries and wildlife management in the United States.
  • LO-3 Compare public and private interests in fisheries and wildlife management.
  • LO-4 Analyze the key components of various management approaches for fisheries and wildlife conservation.
  • LO-5 Discuss incentives used for wildlife and fisheries conservation and habitat management.
  • LO-6 Summarize the protection of species and wildlife habitat via Environmental Impact Assessments and the Endangered Species Act.
NameGrade %
Forums 24.00 %
Forum 1 3.00 %
Forum 2 3.00 %
Forum 3 3.00 %
Forum 4 3.00 %
Forum 5 3.00 %
Forum 6 3.00 %
Forum 7 3.00 %
Forum 8 3.00 %
Homework 60.00 %
Homework 1 (Wk 2) 10.00 %
Homework 2 (Wk 3) 10.00 %
Homework 3 (Wk 4) 10.00 %
Homework 4 (Wk 5) 10.00 %
Homework 5 (Wk 6) 10.00 %
Homework 6 (Wk 8) 10.00 %
Final Project 16.00 %
PowerPoint Project - Due Week 7 16.00 %

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

  • LO-1 Describe the history and philosophy of fisheries and wildlife use in the United States prior to the early 20th century.
  • LO-2 Demonstrate knowledge of the legal authorities of Federal fisheries and wildlife management in the United States.
  • LO-3 Compare public and private interests in fisheries and wildlife management.
  • LO-4 Analyze the key components of various management approaches for fisheries and wildlife conservation.
  • LO-5 Discuss incentives used for wildlife and fisheries conservation and habitat management.
  • LO-6 Summarize the protection of species and wildlife habitat via Environmental Impact Assessments and the Endangered Species Act.
Book Title:Fishing Grounds: Defining a New Era for American Fisheries Management - eBook available via the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9781559638043
Publication Info:Lib
Author:John Heinz Ctr
Unit Cost:$28.88
 
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
ISBN:ERESERVE NOTE
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.