Module Detailed Information for [LSM4263]
Academic Year : 2016/2017 Semester : 4
Correct as at 12 Jun 2018 20:00

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Module Information
Module Code :
LSM4263 IVLE
Module Title : Field Studies in Biodiversity
Module Description : LSM4263 will introduce students to field biology, the basic techniques involved, sampling design and basic data gathering and data management. From field practicals, students will experience and encounter tropical environs and habitats, namely coastal, mangrove, primary and secondary forest. A 6 day field course is incorporated and will be conducted in Pulau Tioman, Malaysia. There students, who will be divided into small groups, will conduct 4 mini-projects in 4 separate habitats, under the supervision of experienced field-orientated teaching assistants. This module will involve overseas university students as well as NUS Life Sciences students.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : For Life Sciences Honours students or by departmental approval.
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : null
Remarks : Nil
* A: no. of lecture hours per week
B: no. of tutorial hours per week
C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week


Lecture Time Table
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom
SL1 LECTURE There are no lectures for this module.

Tutorial Time Table
Attention: The tutorial timetables could be updated from time to time. Students are advised to check regularly for the latest update on the change of tutorial timing.
Class TypeWeek TypeWeek DayStartEndRoom Iteration
SB1 LABORATORY There are no lectures for this module. Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].
SB2 LABORATORY There are no lectures for this module. Available in Tutorial Balloting [Iteration 9].





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