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as of 9/23/2019

AUSTRALIA'S TERRESTRIAL ENVIRONMENT
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Queensland - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectBiological Sciences
Number & Suffix: 130
Full UC Title: AUSTRALIA'S TERRESTRIAL ENVIRONMENT 
Transcript Title: AUS TERRESTRL ENVIR 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course introduces the flora and fauna of the Australian continent. Through lectures and fieldtrips (Brisbane Forest Park, Fraser Island World Heritage Area, Lamington National Park, and Australia Zoo), students examine a range of Australian animals and vegetation types and learn about Australian climate, soil, and geomorphology, along with those historical factors that have helped shape the distinctive terrestrial environment of Australia. Students gain a broad understanding of ecological principles and processes that are specific to Australia and critically assess the impacts of human activities on our fragile terrestrial ecosystems. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: AUSTRALIA'S TERRESTRIAL ENVIRONMENT 
Partner University Department: Biological Sciences 
Partner University Course Number: BIOL2001