Course Information

Course Code:
Course Number:
Code Course Name Language Type
CEV 205E Environmental Ecology English Compulsory
Local Credits ECTS Theoretical Tutorial Laboratory
2 3 2 0 0
Course Prerequisites and Class Restriction
Prerequisites None
Class Restriction None
Course Description
After an introduction to ecology, the course offers fundamentals of the following topics with an emphasis on natural and constructed ecosystems: energy flow, biogeochemical cycles, and organization in ecosystems; population and community ecology; ecological diversity; terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems; constructed ecosystems. The course also conveys the fundamentals of environmental management considerations, as well as a general view of the human impacts on ecology and environment: development, environmental pollution, resource depletion, ecotoxicity, etc., and how to meet the needs of sustainability. Current ecological issues are also addressed.