Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 15. Grading scale: TH. Level: A (Second level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. TEK045 overlap following cours/es: BIO641 och BIO641. Optional for: W4, W4ne. Course coordinator: Eva Waldemarson,, Inst för biologisk grundutbildning. Prerequisites: The following are required for admission to the course: 90 ECTS credits Science studies including a course corresponding to BIO580 Basic Ecology 15 ECTS credits. Assessment: Assessment takes the form of written tests during and at the end of the course. Students who fail the ordinary tests will have an opportunity to take another test in close proximity to the ordinary test. In order to pass the course the student is required to have passed the test, have acceptable practical reports, have acceptable hand-in exercises, have acceptable project reports and to have participated in all compulsory course elements. Further information: Practicals, field exercises, seminars and group exercises, and the course elements associated with these are compulsory. Home page:

The overall aim of the course is understanding the influence of society, forestry and agriculture on Swedish natural areas, as well as their effects on the need for and types of nature conservation.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must


According to a list determined by the department, available at least five weeks before the start of the course, see the web-page for Undergraduate Studies in Biology.