NATF330 Wildlife Management
Showing course contents for the educational year 2014 - 2015 .
Course responsible: Leif Egil Loe
Teachers: Espen Govasmark
ECTS credits: 10
Faculty: Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management
Teaching language: NO
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This course starts in Autumn parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Autumn parallel, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2003-2004
The course starts with guest lecturers from public natural resource management and leaders of relevant research projects. Work on the semester assignments starts immediately. Presentation of semester assignments takes place in the last half of the course period. Discussion groups are arranged based on the availability of time. Independent study takes place throughout the entire course.
The course teaches the same competencies and skills as NATF230, but it goes especially into current problems tied to nature management.
Students will learn to use acquired knowledge of natural resources to solve practical problems and challenges connected to Norwegian nature management. Focus is put on training students in independent analysis and synthesis.
Lectures are given by invited professionals within each topic of discussion. In addition, there is 1 semester assignment, discussion groups and individual studies.
Students are assisted by staff in preparation of semester assignments.
Lectures and specified literature.
NATF230, ECOL200 and ZOOL210.
Oral presentation of the semester thesis and 1-2 scientific articles
Oral examination (30 minutes), 6/10. Term paper, 4/10. Both of the evaluated elements in the course must be passed to pass the course.
Lectures: 10 hours. Student lectures/seminars/lab.work: 20 hours. The students" own effort - preparation for seminars and own presentations, writing of semester assignment, reading for exam: 270 hours.
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Lectures: 10 hours. Student lectures/seminars/lab.work: 20 hours.
An external examiner evaluates the oral examination.
Examination details: Continuous exam: A - E / Ikke bestått