Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

Teaching schedule

Academic year: 
2017/2018
Belonging course: 
Course of Bachelor's Degree Programme on BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE
Disciplinary sector: 
ECOLOGY (BIO/07)
Language: 
Italian
Credits: 
6
Year of study: 
3
Teachers: 
Cycle: 
Second semester
Hours of front activity: 
48

Language

Italian

Course description

The goal of the course is to train the students on the topic of nature conservation at different spatial scales, from species to ecosystems. A particular attention will be given to the topic of the conservation of natural capital and ecosystems services.

Prerequisites

Basic notions of ecology

Syllabus

Biological diversity and nature conservation. Biological diversity and nature conservation. Conservation and sustainable development. Natural capital and ecosystem services. Ecological and economic assessment of natural resources. The UNESCO Man and Biosphere Programme.

Biological diversity and nature conservation. Biological diversity and nature conservation. Conservation and sustainable development. Natural capital and ecosystem services. Ecological and economic assessment of natural resources. The UNESCO Man and Biosphere Programme.

Teaching Methods

Frontal lectures, group discussions, intermediate tests and final exam.

Textbooks

Conservazione della Natura. R.B. Primack, L. Carotenuto. Zanichelli.

Learning assessment

Intermediate test and final oral examination

More information

--