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EV2201 - Tourism and the Environment

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: Sch of Earth & Environmental Sciences (pre 2015)

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.
Prerequisites: AT LEAST 12 CREDIT POINTS OF LEVEL 1 SUBJECTS
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
TG2201 T02000 TO5002 BX3091

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Alastair Birtles
Lecturers: <Person not found>, Dr Alastair Birtles.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 2 days fieldwork
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); presentations (15%); essays (35%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 52
Census Date 17-Jul-2014
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 24 hours workshops/Seminars
  • 2 days fieldwork
Assessment: end of semester exam (50%); presentations (15%); essays (35%).

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.