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EV2201 - Tourism and the Environment

[Not offered in 2020]

Credit points: 3
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

The nature of the environment, ecological processes; interaction between natural environments and tourism; analysis of tourism impacts both natural and social.

Learning Outcomes

  • practical and theoretical aspects of environmental description;
  • to help develop a critical appreciation of environmental factors important to tourism development and the social and biophysical impacts of tourism;
  • understanding of the natural processes in the environment and the conventions of environmental scientists in describing and analysing nature.

Subject Assessment

  • end of semester exam (50%)
  • presentations (15%)
  • essays (35%).
Prerequisites: AT LEAST 12 CREDIT POINTS OF LEVEL 1 SUBJECTS
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
T02000 TO5002 BX3091

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