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Minor (2019)

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Resource Management

Title Resource Management
Organisational Unit Environmental and Conservation Sciences
Special requirements
Excluded Majors Environmental Management and Sustainability
Excluded Minors Fisheries Science
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
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Minor Structure - 12 credit points

Part I - 3 credit points

Specified Electives - 3 credit points

Select from the following:

BIO103 Environmental Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BIO180 Introduction to Marine Biology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

Part II - 9 credit points

Core Units - 9 credit points

BIO249 Fish and Wildlife Populations - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

ENV303 GIS for Environmental Management and Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 70 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity), S2-external (quota of 20 places) (closed as the offering has reached capacity)

ENV246 Protected Area Management and Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

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