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The course will introduce the basic concepts of current wildlife management. Ecological factors of wildlife habitat, in addition to factors which relate to the animal itself such as animal behavior, ecological role and others will also be discussed. In addition, wildlife management practice in Malaysia which include ex-situ and in-situ management, related law and policies will be explained in this course.

Wildlife Management


The course will introduce the basic concepts of current wildlife management. Ecological factors of wildlife habitat, in addition to factors which relate to the animal itself such as animal behavior, ecological role and others will also be discussed. In addition, wildlife management practice in Malaysia which include ex-situ and in-situ management, related law and policies will be explained in this course.
FormatPembelajaran Teradun Gantian
Course Credit Course Credit
Online Learning (Percentage %)%

Lectures/Instructors

CHONG JU LIAN
CHONG JU LIAN
NURULHUDA ZAKARIA
NURULHUDA ZAKARIA
Dr. AQILAH MOHAMMAD
Dr. AQILAH MOHAMMAD
NORASMAH BASARI
NORASMAH BASARI
Dr. JARINA MOHD JANI
Dr. JARINA MOHD JANI
Ts. Dr. THILAHGAVANI NAGAPPAN
Ts. Dr. THILAHGAVANI NAGAPPAN
Assoc. Prof. Dr. WAHIZATUL AFZAN AZMI
Assoc. Prof. Dr. WAHIZATUL AFZAN AZMI
Dr. ROHANI SHAHRUDIN
Dr. ROHANI SHAHRUDIN
Dr. NOR ZALIPAH MOHAMED
Dr. NOR ZALIPAH MOHAMED
Dr. WAN BAYANI WAN OMAR
Dr. WAN BAYANI WAN OMAR
Dr. NIK MOHD SHIBLI NIK JAAFAR
Dr. NIK MOHD SHIBLI NIK JAAFAR

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Synopsis
The course will introduce the basic concepts of current wildlife management. Ecological factors of wildlife habitat, in addition to factors which relate to the animal itself such as animal behavior, ecological role and others will also be discussed. In addition, wildlife management practice in Malaysia which include ex-situ and in-situ management, related law and policies will be explained in this course.

Learning Outcome
By the end of the course student  should be able to learn and explore:

What is Wildlife Management

Concepts;
- Importance & needs to the conservation of biodiversiWildlife Management in the 21st century.
- Types of animal behaviours (What, Why & How);
Importance of these behaviours in Wildlife Management.
- Wildlife diseases (Factors influencing, Vectors);
- Effects and ecological connection of the diseases.
- Basics of forest management;
- Application of the basics of forest management to wildlife.
- Importance of exotic species management.Commercial and Nonconsumptive values of wildlife;
- Economic activities related to wildlife in Malaysia.
- Factors leading to human-wildlife conflict;
- Management activities of human-wildlife conflicts in Malaysia.
- Issues in wildlife management;
- Issues in Malaysia pertaining to Wildlife Management.
- Policies and laws related to Wildlife Management in Malaysia;
- Organizations related to Wildlife Management in Malaysia;
- Ex-situ and in-situ conservation activities in Malaysia.
- Definition of Extinction;
- Factors contributing to extinction of wildlife species;
- Ways to prevent extinction.

Syllabus

Topic:

1. Introduction to Wildlife Management;
2. Animal Behaviour & Wildlife Management;
3. Wildlife Diseases;
4. Forest Management & Wildlife;
5. Exotic Species;
6. Economic Values of Wildlife;
7. Human Wildlife Conflict;
8. Current Issues in Wildlife Management;
9. Policies & Law and Wildlife Management Practices in Malaysia;
10. Wildlife Management in Practice : Preventing Extinctions.
FormatPembelajaran Teradun Gantian
Course Credit Course Credit
Online Learning (Percentage %)%

Lectures/Instructors

CHONG JU LIAN
CHONG JU LIAN
NURULHUDA ZAKARIA
NURULHUDA ZAKARIA
Dr. AQILAH MOHAMMAD
Dr. AQILAH MOHAMMAD
NORASMAH BASARI
NORASMAH BASARI
Dr. JARINA MOHD JANI
Dr. JARINA MOHD JANI
Ts. Dr. THILAHGAVANI NAGAPPAN
Ts. Dr. THILAHGAVANI NAGAPPAN
Assoc. Prof. Dr. WAHIZATUL AFZAN AZMI
Assoc. Prof. Dr. WAHIZATUL AFZAN AZMI
Dr. ROHANI SHAHRUDIN
Dr. ROHANI SHAHRUDIN
Dr. NOR ZALIPAH MOHAMED
Dr. NOR ZALIPAH MOHAMED
Dr. WAN BAYANI WAN OMAR
Dr. WAN BAYANI WAN OMAR
Dr. NIK MOHD SHIBLI NIK JAAFAR
Dr. NIK MOHD SHIBLI NIK JAAFAR
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