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This course reviews the roles and importance of biological collections. It also emphasize in giving broad familiarity with the natural biota and training in the methods for study, preservation, maintenance, and display of biological specimens. Students learn collection, curatorial and identification techniques for selected groups of organisms. The course also provides information on natural history, coupled with basic understanding of the materials, methods, and problems or threats common to collections and museums. 


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