Undergraduate
Programme Code:
07BNTC
Duration:
3.00
Mode of Study:
Full Time
Accreditation:
NQF Level 7, Credits 372

Bachelor of Natural Resource Management (Nature Conservation)

Course Overview

Promotes sustainable utilisation of Namibia’s natural resources with a focus on conservation.

Admissions Requirements

General admission requirements including an E symbol in Mathematics and C symbol in Biology or Science related subject on NSSC Ordinary Level. Applicants must be medically and physically fit for fieldwork.

Career Opportunities

Nature Conservationists, Environmental Education Officers, Research Assistants, Tour Guides.

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Course

Course

Prerequisite

NQF

NQF

Code

Title

 

Level

Credits

NCE510S

Nature Conservation Ecology 1    

None

5

12

NCB510S

Nature Conservation Biology      

None

5

12

Semester 2

 

PTS620S

Plant Studies 1                             

Nature Conservation Biology

6

13

ALS520S      

Animal Studies 1                             

Nature Conservation Biology

5

12

Year 2
Semester 3

ALS610S 

Animal Studies 2

None

6

13

PTS710S

Plant Studies 2

Plant Studies 1

7

13

AEM610S

Aquatic Ecosystem Management

None

6

13

NRM612S

Natural Resource Management

Ecology 1 and 2

6

13

 

(Nature Conservation) 1

Co-requisites:  Plant Studies 2

 

 

 

     

Animal Studies 2

 

 

                         
Semester 4

NCT520S   

Nature Conservation Techniques 2 

Nature Conservation Techniques 1

5

12

ECD520S

Environmental Conservation

None

5

9

 

Development

 

 

 

Year 3
Semester 5

WIN710S

Work-Integrated Learning

All courses of the first 4 semesters

7

60

 

(Nature Conservation)

must have been passed, or at least

 

 

 

 

examination admission obtained.

 

 

 

 

Exceptions may be approved by the

 

 

 

 

Departmental Board.

 

 


 

Semester 6

NRM720S

Natural Resource Management

Natural Resource

7

13

 

(Nature Conservation) 2

Management (Nature Conservation) 1

 

 

 

 

and Techniques 2

 

 

 

 

Co-requisites: Techniques 3

 

 

 

 

Animal Studies 3

 

 

NCE720S

Nature Conservation Ecology 3

Nature Conservation Ecology 2

7

13

ALS720S

Animal Studies 3

Animal Studies 2

7

13

About NUST

  • Welcome to NUST
  • Sonja Samuels: BAM September 2017
  • Faculty of Natural Resources and Spatial Sciences
  • Dr. Kwaambwa calls for use of Miracle tree
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