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Course code

BSOE600

Level

6

Credits

15.0

Estimated hours

150.0

To provide the background as to how and why human activity is currently unsustainable and to establish the importance of future thinking.

Learning outcomes

  • Analyse the ecological processes that support life systems and human impacts on these.
  • Analyse and discuss patterns of human civilisation and investigate some of the factors that contributed to their success or decline.
  • Critically evaluate the relationship between human activity and nature.
  • Analyse the tipping point issues that have influenced thinking about sustainability.
  • Analyse trends, issues and opportunities that will influence future activity and generations on this planet.