The focus of the module will be on an introduction to ecological principles supported by associated fieldwork practicals. There will also be an examination of approaches to environmental education.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Learners will gain an understanding of the complex relationships that create ecosystems

  2. Learners will begin to understand the operation of ecological processes and generate supporting theoretical models

  3. Learners will be expected to be able to complete simple surveys and interpret fieldwork data

  4. Learners will gain an understanding of the role and approaches to environmental education

  5. Learners will extract and retain meaning from field and laboratory practical experiences and visual experiences.

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