121.210 Environmental Issues (15 credits)

A consideration of major environmental issues that affect, or may affect natural and built ecosystems into the future. Topics include climate change mitigation and adaptation, the ‘Ozone Hole’, land degradation and soil contamination, increasing water scarcity and pollution, loss of biodiversity and fisheries, sustainability of production and consumption systems, and the sustainability and liveability of major urban centres.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): 121.103. At least 45 credits from 100 level. At least 90 credits from 100 level for Bachelor of Science.
  • Restriction(s): 121.311

Expected prior learning Requirements help

  • It is recommended that students have completed prior study at 100-level in physical, environmental, and biological sciences.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2018 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2018 Semester Two full semester Distance
2018 Semester Two full semester Internal Auckland Campus

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