Biological Conservation and Biodiversity LabSemester Course

Biological Conservation and Biodiversity Lab, Semester Course
Corequisite Course(s)
Major Discipline(s)
Biology, Environmental Science, Sustainability
Type
Elective Course
Available
Fall/Spring semester
Credit(s)
1

NOTE: This lab will not be offered in the spring 2021 semester with the exception of Custom Programs. It will be offered in fall 2021 and future semesters.

This hands-on lab experience covers topics related to conservation, biodiversity, and the management of species, as well as providing you with systematic tools to use field guides and collect data in the field. You use field guides, observational, and descriptive skills to identify birds, plants, trees, and other species. The course includes working with the management of protected areas and creating a management plan for one species or specific habitat.

Related Discipline(s)

This course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Environmental Studies

Faculty

Inger Kærgaard

DIS Copenhagen Semester Faculty

M.Sc. (Biology, University of Copenhagen, 2004). Project manager at the University of Applied Sciences in Switzerland working on government and EU funded projects. Worked for various NGOs on forest protection and sustainable development in Thailand, 2007, and Indonesia, 2010. Taught biology in upper secondary school and was involved in a program for sustainability education, 2010-2013. With DIS since 2014.