Course Code : ABF 307

Course Title: Biodiversity Conservation

Weekly lecture and application hours of the course: 3,0

Course Description:This lesson aims to cover the diversity of living organisms, their habitats and the interrelationship between organisms and their environment. Defines the term biodiversity and explain how the three levels of biodiversity (genetic diversity, species diversity, and ecosystem diversity) are related and dependent on one another

Textbooks and supplementary books:

  1. Biodiversity Monitoring and Conservation. Edited by Ben Collen, Nathalie Pettorelli, Jonathan E. M. Bailie and Sarah Durant. Wiley-Blackwell.

Course Evaluation:

  • Class Participation 10%,

  • Mid-term Examination 30%,

  • Assignments 10%,

  • Final Examination 50%,

Attendance 95%compulsory