THE UNIVERSITY of EDINBURGH
DEGREE REGULATIONS & PROGRAMMES OF STUDY 2009/2010
The course will consider plant-herbivore community ecology; the responses of animals and plants to each other, and the effects of climatic variability on the dynamics of grazing systems. Although there will be discussion of management implications, the main emphasis will be on community, physiological and systems ecology.
? Pre-requisites : Permission of the Curriculum Approval Officer. Normally Population & Community Ecology 3 OR Behavioural Ecology 3 is required.
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Other subject areas
? Normal year taken : 4th year
? Contact Teaching Time : 2 hour(s) 45 minutes per week for 11 weeks
First Class Information
All of the following classes
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
Understanding of course content and ability to apply this to novel problems in biology.
Students are assessed by in-course assessment
Contact and Further Information
The Course Secretary should be the first point of contact for all enquiries.
Mrs Alexandra Bedetti
Prof Andrew Illius
School Website : http://www.biology.ed.ac.uk/
College Website : http://www.scieng.ed.ac.uk/