BIOC63H3 Conservation Biology

A lecture and tutorial course offering an introduction to the scientific foundation and practice of conservation biology.  It reviews ecological and genetic concepts constituting the basis for conservation including patterns and causes of global biodiversity, the intrinsic and extrinsic value of biodiversity, the main causes of the worldwide decline of biodiversity and the approaches to save it.

Prerequisite: 
Exclusion: 

EEB365H, (BIO365H)

Breadth Requirements: 
Natural Sciences