Wildlife Management

Do you want to help conserve nature and natural resources? Learn about conservation principles which could be implemented in each individuals’ daily life? Develop social skills by living and working together with other students in a remote   environment? And obtain a good understanding about the use of technology and social media in the field of nature conservation? Then the minor Wildlife Management is right for you!

Overview

Study start

  • February
  • April
  • September
  • November

Location

  • South Africa

Language

  • English

European credits

  • 15 EC's

Minor type

  • For all bachelor programmes

Subject area

  • Hospitality Management
  • Business and Management

Minor content

Wildlife management offers a truly life-changing experience... The minor aims to develop your understanding and appreciations of the natural elements. You will learn about conservation of nature and natural resources and how to apply basic conservation principles to various (wildlife) operations.  

Structure of the minor

In this minor you will study with students from many different programs who all have one thing in common: a passion for wildlife and conservation and a desire to learn how to incorporate conservation principles in their future career. This minor consists of lectures, PBL, workshops and excursions that all focus on the Wildlife industry mainly in South Africa. It further investigates conservation practices from around the world.

Examination

  • Assessed on individual participation in the different educational activities 
  • Students will prepare individual and group assignments from lectures and workshops 
  • Mid-module exam of short questions and an end of module exam; open questions 

 

Questions?

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