Category Archives: New Courses and Topics

SOCI 495F: Community Based Participatory Research: Approaches and Applications

Looking for practical experience with Community-Based Participatory research? Check out this exciting International Service Learning Program!   SOCI 495F: Community Based Participatory Research: Approaches and Applications Summer 2019 | Taught by: Kerry Greer | Apply  Collaborate with an international community partner and learn … Continue reading

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Info Session: LFS 302D: Asian Elephant  Compassionate Conservation | January 18, 2019

LFS 302D: Asian Elephant Compassionate Conservation Info Session on Friday, January 18 An information session will be held on Friday, January 18 at 12:30pm in MCML 258 for LFS 302D – Asian Elephant Compassionate Conservation in Thailand, which will run … Continue reading

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Info Session – LFS 302D: Asian Elephant Compassionate Conservation | January 18, 2019

LFS 302D – Asian Elephant Compassionate Conservation in Thailand  An Info Session will be held on Friday, January 18 at 12:30pm in MacMillan 258. This course explores how the science of animal well-being can be used in conservation to improve … Continue reading

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New Courses on Global Issues and Community Engagement

Interested in global issues and community engagement? Check out these exciting new courses! New Course Offerings in Term 2 CONS 449C 204: Conversations on race and climate change Time: Mondays, 1:30 – 4:30 pm Instructor: Janette Bulkan Credits: 3 Conversations … Continue reading

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Soci 495A: An Introduction to the Sociology of Climate Change.

New Course: Soci 495A: An Introduction to the Sociology of Climate Change. Pre-requisites: None. (If you have trouble registering, please contact the instructor for assistance. The calendar indicates that Soci 100 is required, but this will be waived by the … Continue reading

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Impact Evaluation Analytics: LFS International Field Studies – Indonesia

LFS 302B (6 credits) This course is designed to introduce students to the principles and applications of development project M&E. The world of international development faces many challenges, one of which is the failure of assistance interventions (aid projects and … Continue reading

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International Studies on Sustainable Agriculture – Cuba – Info Session | Nov. 9

New Course: LFS 302A (3 credits) This course is a wonderful experience for anyone who wants to understand more about sustainable food systems and resilient communities. Traveling for 23 days across Cuba, visiting its farms and research stations, you will … Continue reading

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New Course 2017W – FRST 432 Molecular Ecology

COURSE ANNOUNCEMENT FRST 432 Molecular Ecology MWF 4-5 pm Forest Sciences Center, room 1003 Instructor: Kermit Ritland, FSC 3026, kermit.ritland@ubc.ca Molecular ecology involves the use of molecular genetic tools to investigate ecological processes in natural populations, and usually involves DNA.  … Continue reading

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**New Course: SPPH 381C Environmental Impacts on Human Health

Will be offered Fall 2017. SPPH 381C: Environmental Impacts on Human Health This course will build on the concept of ecological public health. It will take an integrative approach to how our surrounding environment influences various domains of health and … Continue reading

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2017 Summer Soil ID Course: Southern Vancouver Island – May 23-25, 2017

This course is suitable for students, soil professionals and any other soil enthusiasts. Upon completion of the course, the participants will know how to do soil texturing, dig soil pit for description and interpretation purposes, differentiate and describe soil horizons … Continue reading

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