ENS221 Plant Diversity and Ecology

Accessibility links

ENS221 Plant Diversity and Ecology


This course explores the evolution, diversity and historical biogeography of Australian plants and vegetation communities as well as the biology, ecology, physiology and adaptations of Australian plants. It includes an introduction to plant classification featuring major Australian plant families. The ecology of Australian plant communities is explored; including effects of fire and nutrient levels on community structure, composition and diversity. Practical sessions develop skills in plant identification, field surveys and data analysis and incorporates several field trips.

Other information

Semester of offer*:
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
Student contribution band:
Band 2
Tuition fee:
Census date:
Academic Calendar

* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

ENS221 Course Outline Semester 1, 2020 (PDF 266KB)

Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

Back to top

Pro tip: To search, just start typing - at any time, on any page.

Searching {{ model.SearchType }} for returned more than {{ model.MaxResults }} results.
The top {{ model.MaxResults }} of {{ model.TotalItems }} are shown below.

Searching {{ model.SearchType }} for returned {{ model.TotalItems }} results.

Searching {{ model.SearchType }} for returned no results.