This course provides an introduction to the science and practice of conservation biology. Each module covers new aspects of the topic. The course is aimed at anyone wanting to work in conservation or ecology and has not studied these topics at university. It will give you a good basic overview of considerations for conservation based on biological and ecological principles and a fascinating insight into this growing field of study.
Module 1 – An introduction to Conservation Biology
Module 2 – Ecology and Conservation
Module 3 – Evolutionary Genetics
Module 4 – Animal Life Histories
Module 5 – Living in groups
Module 6 – Animal Migration
Module 7 – Conservation Biology in Action
Module 8 – The Future of Conservation
Module 9 – Rewilding
You will receive a certificate on successful completion of this course. There is a short assessment at the end.