The course will focus on the fundamentals of ecology and how these are important in determining the current distribution and abundance of plants and animals in China. The course will also examine the current human impacts on native biodiversity in China and what conservation practices are in place. Through this course students will engage in a collaborative group project in which they will collect data on a particular element of biodiversity near the United International College (UIC), Zhuhai, China. (Offered Occasionally).
3 credits
Lower Division
The Interdisciplinary Clusters | Ecological Civilization in Asia
Approaches to Creation and Analysis | The Natural Sciences
The Capacities | Global Awareness