At the start of this course the student should have acquired the following competences:
Specific prerequisites for this course:
Basic knowledge about sustainable development.
2. Learning outcomes
Students gain more insight in sustainable development.
3. Course contents
This course offers students a chance to further examine one aspect of the relation between environment and development. Possible topcis are: biodiversity, climate change, eco-tourism, overfishing, deforestation, urbanization, desertification,... After a general introduction to the chosen topic, students work in small groups on a specific case or point of view. At the end of the course, students present their work and discuss their contributions.
4. Teaching method
Class contact teaching: Lectures
5. Assessment method and criteria
Written assignment: With oral presentation
6. Study materialRequired reading
Powerpoint presentations through BlackBoard.Optional reading
The following study material can be studied on a voluntary basis:
7. Contact information
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