Environmental Field Analysis of Rainforest and Coastal Regions

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Environmental Field Analysis of Rainforest and Coastal Regions

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Environmental Studies, Pacific Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    Introduction
    This subject involves environmental measurement in the field and real world practice involving analysis and resolution of economic, environmental, social and governance issues that arise in environmental management and decision-making. It is taught as a one week intensive in rainforest and coastal environments in South-East Queensland and North-Eastern NSW.

     
    Learning Objectives
    1. Knowledge of design considerations for ecological experiments
    2. Experience in undertaking field work projects in a variety of different habitats
    3. Ability to analyse and interpret field data from ecological experiments

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

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.