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GEO3150 Geography of Environmental Change: A Planet Transformed
Credit Points: 15
This unit represents a geographic enquiry into the changing nature of global human populations, the systems, processes and forces of the natural environment, and the impact of people on the planet. Students explore a range of current debates relating to humanity and the earth such as: population structure and dynamics; carrying capacity; artificial chemicals and ecosystems; biodiversity and conservation; pollution, energy and climate change. The unit draws on interdisciplinary perspectives on human transformations of the planet and its ecosystems. Students develop geographical skills and knowledge through practical activities and field projects.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MIAAHAEnvironmental Studies Minor
MABUTYSocial Science Education Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012