Marine Science, Economics and Policy

Course Number: 
SIO 286
Course Description: 

This course investigates global issues in marine conservation and potential policy solutions. The approach is interdisciplinary, fast-paced, and discussion oriented. Students will become acquainted with sufficient background in marine biology, ecology, marine and conservation economics, international law, and policy as preparation for participation in discussion on real-world issues in marine conservation. Topics and instructors change each quarter. (S/U grades permitted)

Prerequisites: 
graduate standing or consent of instructor.
Number of Units: 
4