Bachelor of Forest Science and Management
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.