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Program: BScHons Natuurlewebestuur

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02240700 Fakulteit Natuur- en Landbouwetenskappe Duur van studie: 1 jaar Totale krediete: 135

Programinligting

Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

The curriculum is compiled in consultation with the Director of the Centre for Wildlife Management from the relevant modules. The programme includes lectures/discussions, seminars, a research project (paper), excursions and informal seminars/lectures. A final mark of at least 50% is required in each of the modules listed for this honours degree.

Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar

Renewal of registration

  1. Subject to exceptions approved by the Dean, on the recommendation of the head of department, and in the case of distance education where the Dean formulates the stipulations that will apply, a student may not sit for an examination for the honours degree more than twice in the same module.
  2. A student for an honours degree must complete his or her study, in the case of full-time students, within two years and, in the case of after-hours students, within three years of first registering for the degree and, in the case of distance education students, within the period stipulated by the Dean. Under special circumstances, the Dean, on the recommendation of the head of department, may give approval for a limited extension of this period.

In calculating marks, General Regulation G.12.2 applies.

Apart from the prescribed coursework, a research project is an integral part of the study.

Toelatingsvereistes

Alle aansoeke om toelating moet die Kliëntedienssentrum Universiteit van Pretoria Pretoria 0002 of die Direkteur van die Sentrum vir Natuurlewebestuur teen 30 Oktober van die voorafgaande jaar bereik.
 
Om vir toelating tot die BScHons in Wildlewe Bestuur te kwalifiseer, moet voornemende studente 'n BSc-graad met Veekunde, Ekologie, Dierkunde, Plantkunde, of 'n soortgelyke relevante biologiese hoofvak voltooi het; of 'n BScAgric Veekundige Wetenskappe en / of Plantproduksie; 'n BSc Bosbou, 'n BVSc-graad, of 'n soortgelyke graad. Die kandidaat moet ook bewys lewer dat hy 'n relevante module in Statistiek geslaag het, andersins moet hulle afsonderlik vir een registreer. 'n Suid-Afrikaanse ekwivalente gemiddelde punt van 60% word gewoonlik vereis vir al die modules wat in die finale jaar van voorgraadse studie. Bepaling, houding en standaard van voorgraadse projekte, waar beskikbaar, sal ook in ag geneem word nie. Studente word op meriete gekeur.

Slaag met lof

The BScHons degree is awarded with distinction to a candidate who obtains a weighted average of at least 75% in all the prescribed modules and a minimum of 65% in any one module.

Minimum krediete: 135

Kernmodules

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

    Parasites, diseases and capture of wild animals. An overview of veterinary aspects with reference to important parasites and diseases of wild animals. The capture of wildlife and the stress-related consequences of the capture of wild animals. The module content includes a discussion of all the different chemicals used to immobilise wild animals, darting, and handling of wild animals under sedation. The internal and external parasites, most important contagious wildlife diseases and the prevention of capture related diseases are discussed.

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  • Module-inhoud:


    Applications of plant ecology principles in plant conservation: species-distribution modelling, alien plant invasions, conservation planning, threatened ecosystems, South African environmental legislation. Discussion of relevant topics in plant ecology.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

    A research protocol, field work and project report based on an ecological or wildlife management topic.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

    The principles of experimental design as required for the selection of an appropriate research design. Identification of the design limitations and the impact thereof on the research hypotheses and the statistical methods. Identification and application of the appropriate statistical methods needed. Interpreting of statistical results and translating these results to the biological context.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

    This module focuses on elements of science communication, developing practical elements of scientific communication, writing and public presentations.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

    The most important techniques applicable to wildlife management and wildlife research are discussed. The principles, applications and restrictions of the following are discussed amongst others: wildlife counts, age determination, age and sex ratios, translocation of animals, chemical immobilisation, mechanical capture techniques, transport of wildlife, land-use, predator control and predator-prey studies.

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  • Module-inhoud:

    *Verwys na die Engelse weergawe van die Course Catalogue.

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  • Module-inhoud:

    Beginsels van identifikasie, klassifikasie en nomenklatuur; identifikasie van plante; familieherkenning; versameling van planteksemplare vir identifikasie; herbarium as inligtingsbron. Variasie in saadplante en voortplantingsisteme. Praktiese werk behels ook

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  • Module-inhoud:

    *Verwys asseblief na die Engelse weergawe van die Modulekatalogus vir die inhoud van hierdie module.

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  • Module-inhoud:

    Veldevaluasie en gebruik met die klem op aspekte van belang in wildproduksie en geïntegreerde wild-/veeproduksie sisteme.

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Minimum krediete: 135

Kernmodules

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

    Parasites, diseases and capture of wild animals. An overview of veterinary aspects with reference to important parasites and diseases of wild animals. The capture of wildlife and the stress-related consequences of the capture of wild animals. The module content includes a discussion of all the different chemicals used to immobilise wild animals, darting, and handling of wild animals under sedation. The internal and external parasites, most important contagious wildlife diseases and the prevention of capture related diseases are discussed.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

    This module focuses on elements of science communication, developing practical elements of scientific communication, writing and public presentations.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

    The principles of experimental design as required for the selection of an appropriate research design. Identification of the design limitations and the impact thereof on the research hypotheses and the statistical methods. Identification and application of the appropriate statistical methods needed. Interpreting of statistical results and translating these results to the biological context.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:


    Applications of plant ecology principles in plant conservation: species-distribution modelling, alien plant invasions, conservation planning, threatened ecosystems, South African environmental legislation. Discussion of relevant topics in plant ecology.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    Beginsels van identifikasie, klassifikasie en nomenklatuur; identifikasie van plante; familieherkenning; versameling van planteksemplare vir identifikasie; herbarium as inligtingsbron. Variasie in saadplante en voortplantingsisteme. Praktiese werk behels ook

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

    The most important techniques applicable to wildlife management and wildlife research are discussed. The principles, applications and restrictions of the following are discussed amongst others: wildlife counts, age determination, age and sex ratios, translocation of animals, chemical immobilisation, mechanical capture techniques, transport of wildlife, land-use, predator control and predator-prey studies.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Verwys na die Engelse weergawe van die Course Catalogue.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    Veldevaluasie en gebruik met die klem op aspekte van belang in wildproduksie en geïntegreerde wild-/veeproduksie sisteme.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Hierdie inligting is slegs in Engels beskikbaar.

    A research protocol, field work and project report based on an ecological or wildlife management topic.

    Sien meer

  • Module-inhoud:

    *Verwys asseblief na die Engelse weergawe van die Modulekatalogus vir die inhoud van hierdie module.

    Sien meer


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