Courses Catalogue

Environmental Management, Sustainability And Development

COURSE CODE: CRP 9124
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Conflict Resolution and Peace-building, PhD
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Humanities and Social Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Course Description

The course provides students an interdisciplinary survey of the broad range of contemporary environmental issues and concepts. Students will examine options for developing more sustainable communities and lifestyles in the face of local and global change.

COURSE AIMS

1.    To enable students evaluate the diverse influences of human activity on the natural system;

2.    To Develop in students a sense of responsibility and concern for the welfare of the environment and all other life forms which share this planet;

3.    To discuss natural resources glut as a primary trigger of conflict and environmental degradation.

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

1.    Evaluate the diverse influences of human activity on the natural system;

2.    Demonstrate a sense of responsibility and concern for the welfare of the environment and all other life forms which share this planet;

3.    Demonstrate understanding of the link between natural resource glut on the one hand and conflict and environmental degradation on the other.