Ecology and Environment

Victoria University of Wellington

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Ecology and Environment

  • Host University

    Victoria University of Wellington

  • Location

    Wellington, New Zealand

  • Area of Study

    Ecology, Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    STAT 193, 30 pts from (BIOL 111, 113, 114, 132, ENVI/GEOG 114, ESCI/GEOG 111, ESCI 112)

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    20
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    5
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    7
  • Overview

    An introduction to ecology and environmental science. The course focuses on physical and biological processes in terrestrial environments. The field trip will introduce techniques relevant to field-based enquiry in geography, ecological and environmental science. Also taught as BIOL 222.

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