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