Unit

School Of Science And Health

Animal BehaviourWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 300878.1

Discipline: AGRICULTURE, ENVIRONMENTAL AND RELATED STUDIES NEC

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 3

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Ricky Spencer


Equivalent Units
300564 - Animal Behaviour

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Successful completion of 120 credit points in the Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Natural Sciences.


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2019 Autumn  Yes  Hawkesbury Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.  

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About this Unit
Focusing on a variety of wildlife and domestic animal species, the unit addresses how classic ecological and evolutionary principles shape animal behaviour by weighing the experimental and observational evidence for each idea. We illustrate concepts with examples from a wide range of taxonomic groups of animals in diverse ecosystems. Students will conduct experimental field and laboratory procedures, as well as observe and work with groups of animals on the UWS Hawkesbury campus.


Courses
3562.7Bachelor of Science (Advanced Science)CONTINUING
3562.8Bachelor of Science (Advanced Science)CONTINUING
3562.9Bachelor of Science (Advanced Science)CURRENT
3670.1Bachelor of Natural Science (Animal Science)CURRENT
3675.1Bachelor of ScienceCONTINUING
3675.2Bachelor of ScienceCONTINUING
3675.3Bachelor of ScienceCONTINUING
3675.4Bachelor of ScienceCURRENT
3677.1Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences)CONTINUING
3677.2Bachelor of Science (Biological Sciences)CURRENT
3680.1Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science)CONTINUING
3680.2Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science)CONTINUING
3680.3Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science)CURRENT
3681.1Bachelor of Science (Zoology)CONTINUING
3681.2Bachelor of Science (Zoology)CURRENT
3732.1Bachelor of Science (Zoology)/Bachelor of Natural Science (Animal Science)CURRENT
6003.1Diploma in Science/Bachelor of Natural ScienceCURRENT
6004.1Diploma in Science/Bachelor of ScienceCURRENT
7115.1Diploma in Science/Bachelor of ScienceCONTINUING


Specialisations

KT3096.1ZoologyCONTINUING
KT3097.1Animal ScienceCURRENT
KT3108.1ZoologyCONTINUING
KT3134.1ZoologyCURRENT
M3056.1ZoologyCONTINUING
M3082.1ZoologyCURRENT
SM3045.1ZoologyCONTINUING
SM3063.1ZoologyCURRENT




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