Master of Science (Tropical Biology and Conservation)
All aspects of theoretical and applied ecology are considered in these courses, making full use of the wide variety of natural tropical environments surrounding JCU.
|Midyear start - Yes|
|1.5 years full time
Part time available
|CRICOS code is 074894M|
What is tropical ecology and conservation?
Tropical ecology and conservation focuses on understanding these unique ecosystems and developing conservation measures.
Who is this course for?
This course is for science graduates looking to specialise in the field of tropical ecology. This is a flexible course allowing you to specialise in the ecology of rainforests, savannas, tropical freshwater systems, tropical wildlife, or tropical insects.
How you will study
This course is available in Townsville and Cairns. It is available part time (domestic students only) and full time.
The School of Marine and Tropical Biology teaches this course. The School is a leading education and research centre for biology in the tropics.
Internationally-recognised undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs in biological sciences
dedicated research vessel, and research stations at Orpheus Island and Paluma
more tropical courses and subjects than any other institution in the world
teaching and research facilities including the Advanced Analytical Centre and the Aquaculture Research Facility.
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