Human Dimensions of Environmental Change - GEOGY520 (2024)

This paper examines the increasing risks imposed on human communities by global environmental change. The paper establishes a platform for the critical analysis of human-environment relations by introducing students to important theoretical developments including the role of culture-nature dualisms, theories on population-environment relationships, political ecology, new approaches to the study of disasters and the increasingly important concepts of vulnerability and resilience.

Paper Information

Points: 30.0
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0
Restriction(s): GEOG520

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
24B (HAM)B Trimester : 8 Jul 2024 - 3 Nov 2024 Hamilton
GEOGY520-24B (HAM) is offered in FLEXI mode. For those taking the paper online, please note there are some elements that require students to be online at specified times.

Timetabled Lectures for Human Dimensions of Environmental Change (GEOGY520)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Tue3:00 PM5:00 PMI.1.05Jul 8 - Oct 13
Fri3:00 PM5:00 PMON-LINEJul 8 - Oct 13

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
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Indicative Fees

Fees for 2024 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2023 paper outlines are available for GEOGY520. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2024 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Environmental Planning | Environment and Society | Geography | Population Studies and Demography

Other available years: Human Dimensions of Environmental Change - GEOGY520 (2023) , Human Dimensions of Environmental Change - GEOGY520 (2022) , Human Dimensions of Environmental Change - GEOGY520 (2021) , Human Dimensions of Environmental Change - GEOGY520 (2020) , Human Dimensions of Environmental Change - GEOGY520 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 22 September 2023 8:09pm
Indicative fees current as of : 23 September 2023 4:30am

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