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Bachelor of Forest Science and Management

Organization
Southern Cross University
Category
University Programs
Bachelor
Country
Australia
Language

English

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Description

Forestry industries are enormously dynamic and are often key to the success of developing economies. This degree focuses on implementing environmentally-sound practices across a variety of forest environments world-wide.

The Bachelor of Forest Science and Management course is intended to provide students with a strong foundation in forest science and incorporates field-based practicums and interactive tutorials. It also focuses on the business aspects of industrial forest management, while acknowledging the importance of alternatives such as small-scale farm forestry, mixed-species plantations and managed private native forests.

Key modules in this course will be, among others:

  • Land Degradation and Rehabilitation;
  • Plant Identification and Conservation; 
  • Ecological and Environmental Economics for Sustainable Development; 
  • Plant Physiology and Ecology.
Bachelor of Forest Science and Management