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The course sets plant animal interactions in an evolutionary context with a focus on recent research findings in the primary literature.
Guest speakers from the James Hutton Institute in Aberdeen are used throughout the course to ensure the course content includes case studies of application of plant animal interactions research to land management.
You will write an Opinion Piece assignment and have access to detailed feedback to improve your writing and presentation skills.A interactive workshop based around a current topic in plant animal interactions research will enhance your enquiry and debating skills
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: 1 two-hour examination (67%) and in-course assessment (33%) which comprises a 1,500 word Opinion Piece and a 500 word workshop report. Resit: A two-hour written examination (100%).
A strong emphasis will be made throughout the course on informal verbal feedback during seminar and workshop sessions.