This course is designed to provide you with an understanding of current global environmental issues. You will examine the major environmental issues facing the world today and critically examine responses and solutions developed by international fora.
Delivery type2019Trimester 2 & 3 2019
Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course.
Cost2019NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying
Topics covered include major global environmental issues, including deforestation; biodiversity loss; atmospheric change; resource consumption; energy use; pollution and population pressures; biodiversity conservation; ecological sustainability; and the international politics of sustainability.
To study this course you will require access to a computer, the Internet and email.
There is a set text required for this course, made available by our Library– details will be in your course materials.
Assessment 100% In-course.
How to enrol
Before enrolling in this course you need to:
- choose the qualification you will study the course under
- check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.
Lecturer / Tutor
You can do this course as part of these qualifications: