June 10 - July 3, 2024
Credit: 1 graduate 
Instructor(s): Rebecca Hurst

Course Description

Instructor permission required. 

Through this course, students will learn to organize plant population data and then analyze it to determine population temporal and spatial dynamics. In addition they will learn how to apply the conclusions drawn from the analysis to invasive species management decisions.

Meeting Place and Times

Will meet online in conjunction with Ecology of Invasive Plants course. You must have taken the Ecology of Invasive Plants to take part II. 
LRES-ONLINE students are required to take both part I and part II.



Ecology of Invasive Plants in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem

Time Commitment:

8-10 hours per week. If you are unfamiliar with this field of study and/or method of delivery, you may require more time.

Tuition and Fees

See the Online Tuition, Fees and Financial Aid page.

If you are also taking a face-to-face course, please refer to the MSU Fee Schedules.

Required Books/Materials

  • None required.

Computer Requirements:

  • Internet access
  • A device and browser that pass the system check for Brightspace LE, MSU's learning management system.

For More Information

Please contact Marni Rolston 406-994-2029

How to Register

You must be accepted as a student to Montana State University to take this course.

Learn how to apply.

After your application has been accepted, you will register via MSU's online registration system, MyInfo.

Registration requires a PIN number. Learn how to find your PIN.

Once you have your PIN, learn how to register through MyInfo.