Courses Catalogue

Environmental Education

ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Environmental Management, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Natural and Applied Sciences
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings



  1. Joy A. Palmer and Phillip., (1994) A Handbook on Environmental; Education. Routedge London.
  2. Lucas, A.M., (1979) Environment and Environmental Education : Conceptual issues ad Curruculum implication. Melbourne, Victoria. Australian International Press and Publications.
  3. Palmer, J.A., 1998, Environmental Education in the 21st Century: Theory, Practice, Progress, and Promise, Routledge.
  4. MUEINR (1993).  A Source Book on Environmental Education for Teacher Trainers in Uganda. Makerere University. Kampala.
  5. Boyce, J.K (2002). The Political Economy of Environment, Edward Elgal, Chelternham, U.K
  6. Hackle, J and A. Martin (2001).Environments in a Changing World, Prentice Hall.
  7. Otiende ,J.E (1991).Environmental Education, African Books Collection, Oxford.
  8. Simmons, D (1998).Reflections on Environmental Education : Promise and Performance” Canadian Journal of Environmental Education, 3, Spring 1998, pp 41-47, p 44.
  9. Ralph Ted Field (1994) Environmental Education And Communications In Uganda: Organizations And Resources A Report Compiled For USAID/Uganda By The Environmental Education And Communication Project "Greencom" Uganda.
  10. UNESCO. (1978) Intergovernmental Conference on Environmental education. Tbilisi USSR. 14-26 October 1977. Final Report. Paris. UNESCO.
  11. Mannion and Bowley., (1992) Environmental Issues in the 1990’s . John Willy and sons.
  12. Gough, A., (2008) Towards More Effective Learning for Sustainability: Reconceptualising Science Education.  Transnational Curriculum Inquery 5(1)
  14. Stapp, W.B., et al. The concept of Environmental Education. Journal of Environmental Education: Issue 1 Volume 1.
  15. ELLIOT, J. (1994) Developing community-focused environmental education through action research, in: Evaluating Innovation in Environmental Education, (Paris, OECD).
  16. KRASNY, M. E. & LEE, S-K. (2002) Social learning as an approach to environmental education: Lessons from a program focusing on non-indigenous, invasive species, Environmental Education Research,
  17. NAAEE (NORTH AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION). (1996) Environmental Education Materials: guidelines for excellence, (Troy, Ohio, NAAEE).
  18. WALS, A. E. & DE JONG, F. P. M. C. (1997) Community-based environmental education, school, culture and lifelong learning, in: FILHO, W. L. (Ed) Lifelong Learning in Environmental Education, (Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Peter Lang).