ECOL 609

Conservation Biology

Course overview

Cultivate an advanced, practical understanding of how conservation biology and conservation management is applied in the context of a Aotearoa-New Zealand high country station.

Course information

Available semesters Semester 1 2024
Credits 20
Domestic fees $1,398.00

Please note: This course can’t be fully completed online as you will need to be on campus to complete some activities.

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Accurately explain and discuss key issues in conservation biology with an Aotearoa-New Zealand High Country land management model.
  2. Associate the relevance of ecological principles to applied conservation biology and conservation management within a High Country agricultural production system.
  3. Critically and objectively review biodiversity values and conservation issues in the High Country environment.

Course examiners

Nick Dickinson

Professor Nicholas Dickinson


Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences