SCIE504 – Environmental Issues
To enable students to understand environmental issues that are relevant to further studies in environmental management and the applied sciences.
- Directed hours
- Self directed hours
- Total learning hours
- Learning Outcomes
- Describe the composition of the atmosphere and hydrosphere.
Discuss the sustainable use of natural and man-made environments.
Investigate a range of current environmental issues.
- -The chemistry, microbiology and biology of water, soil, and air
-Sustainable use of energy
-Waste and recycling
-Other topical environmental issues
- Teaching and Learning Strategy
- Learning will be facilitated using a range of teaching and learning methods, which may include:
Practical - laboratory; practical or workshop sessions and activities; demonstrations
Theory - includes web-supported tutor facilitated/directed presentations; lectures and tutorials; group activities; peer presentations and review; group/individual research; online learning activities; case studies; guest speakers
- Assessment Criteria
- Portfolio of Evidence100