COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Biodiversity * BL   475 7 2 2 4

Prerequisites and co-requisites Yok
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof. Dr. Necattin TÜRKMEN
Instructors
Prof. Dr.NECATTİN TÜRKMEN1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
The importance of biological diversity, determination, identification and preservation.
Content
Definitions of biodiversity, importance and benefits of diversity; types of diversity, relevant dimensions of biodiversity, measuring biodiversity , Sorensen indice, Jaccard indice, Simpson indice , Shannon- Weinner indice, the rank-abundance curve. Human impacts on biodiversity, red data boks and red lists, sustainable use of components of biodiversity; biogeographic importance of Turkey and its biodiversity; international conventions and laws related to biodiversity in Turkey.

Learning Outcomes
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