Ecosystems and Natural Resources

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Ecosystems and Natural Resources

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Ecology, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    0
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Human impacts on ecosystems and natural resources; structure, function and diversity of global ecosystems, ecosystem valuation and management, and threats to ecosystem function including climate change, pollution and extinction; scientific approaches to investigation of the causes and potential solutions of threats to ecosystems are discussed. A day trip for direct observation and study of ecosystem function and management is required.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations