Insect Ecology and Diversity
You’ll learn about the interactions of insects with their environment, a close-up view of the ecology, behavior and systematics of insects with particular focus on insects that have economic or conservation interest.
|Prerequisites and Restrictions|| You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
|Available semesters||Semester 1 2023|
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:
- Critically discuss concepts in insect ecology and systematics.
- Identify insects to order and family using keys.
- Quantitatively assess insect populations.
- Appreciate the importance of insects to human activities, economy and society.
Dr Cor Vink
Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences[email protected]