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Course Code: EVSP507 Course ID: 4159 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course examines the development of major areas in conservation-oriented research that include patterns of biodiversity, extinction, conservation genetics, conservation of populations, communities and landscapes, and ecological sustainability.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

LO-1 Examine the processes of extinction, species conservation, and biodiversity.

LO-2 Analyze the regulations, policies, and treaties that support biological conservation.

LO-3 Assess the role of conservation genetics theory in the preservation of biodiversity.

LO-4 Evaluate quantitative methods used in population viability analyses.

LO-5 Evaluate potential management strategies that incorporate the human dimensions in conserving species.

LO-6 Develop defendable strategies for conservation of a species or a system of concern.

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

LO-1 Examine the processes of extinction, species conservation, and biodiversity.

LO-2 Analyze the regulations, policies, and treaties that support biological conservation.

LO-3 Assess the role of conservation genetics theory in the preservation of biodiversity.

LO-4 Evaluate quantitative methods used in population viability analyses.

LO-5 Evaluate potential management strategies that incorporate the human dimensions in conserving species.

LO-6 Develop defendable strategies for conservation of a species or a system of concern.

Book Title:Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2 - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9780470658758
Publication Info:Wiley Lib
Author:Macdonald, D. and Willis, K.
Unit Cost:$80.56
 
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.