University of Auckland
Auckland, New Zealand
Area of Study
Biology, Ecology, Marine Biology
Taught In English
BIOSCI 206, or BIOSCI 104 and 15 points from BIOSCI205, or 207 or 208 and STATS101 or 108
Course Level Recommendations
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
OverviewPatterns and processes in marine ecology and biodiversity are described; including animal and plant interactions, benthic and pelagic habitats, biogeography, productivity and physiology. Applied aspects include resources such as fisheries and aquaculture, survey methods, and pollution. Other lectures cover nutritional and chemical ecology and invertebrate reproduction.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
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Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
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