Climate Change (2023)
Core papers for the Bachelor of Climate Change are listed below.
For a list of major and minor subjects available for the Bachelor of Climate Change, please see the following page.
Students must complete: ARTSC106, CLIMT101, CLIMT103, CLIMT104, CSMAX101 or BUSAN205, CLIMT201, CLIMT202 and CLIMT301.
Climate Change is not available as a major or minor; the papers listed below comprise the core of the Bachelor of Climate Change.
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Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location ARTSC106 Critical Social Science Research: The Crisis of Climate Change 15.0 23B (Hamilton) & 23B (Online) This paper is an introduction to critical social science research in Aotearoa New Zealand. It adopts an interdisciplinary approach spanning Indigenous and Feminist studies, political science and sociology, and is organised around the case study of climate change. CLIMT101 Introduction to Climate Change Science - Pūtaiao Huringa Āhuarangi 15.0 23A (Hamilton), 23A (Online), 23A (Tauranga) & 23X (Secondary School - Unistart) An overview of the scientific basis of climate change with emphasis on understanding climate change mitigation and adaptation. He tirohanga whanui no tenei pepa i te tuapapa o te putaiao o te huringa ahuarangi. He nui te aro ki te whakamauru me te takatu o te huringa ahuarangi. CLIMT103 Arts Activism in a Changing Environment 15.0 23A (Hamilton) This paper introduces the role of arts in environmental, climate change and social activism through critical discussion of performances, events and art objects, and the complexities of communication and media representation. CLIMT104 Introduction to Māori, Pacific and Indigenous Studies: The Climate Change Crisis 15.0 23B (Hamilton) & 23B (Online) This course examines Maori, Pacific and Indigenous peoples' philosophies and relationships with land, language, culture and resources, with a particular focus on understanding the climate change crisis. CSMAX101 The World of Data 15.0 23B (Hamilton) This paper teaches students how to build datasets for analysis in health science, and critically evaluate and effectively present the results of such analyses, using commonly used software such as Excel, R, and SPSS. Students are introduced to issues of privacy, and cultural considerations for Maori and Indigenous health.
Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location BUSAN205 Data Analytics with Business Applications 15.0 23A (Hamilton), 23B (Hamilton), 23B (Tauranga), 23G (Hamilton), 23VA (National Economics University, Vietnam) & 23X (Zhejiang University City College, Hangzhou China) This paper introduces various data analytical methods and illustrates their business and economics applications, showing how to use data to communicate more convincingly and to produce better-informed business decisions. CLIMT201 Climate Change Modelling, Impacts and Adaptation 15.0 23B (Hamilton) The physical science basis of climate change models is explored, with an emphasis on understanding the projected climate change risk profile of Aotearoa. Case studies will be used to illustrate possible adaptation strategies in various sectors, including agriculture, forestry, fisheries, and the built environment. CLIMT202 Māori, Pacific and Indigenous Responses to Climate Change 15.0 23B (Hamilton) An analysis of how Maori, Pacific and Indigenous communities respond, adapt and mitigate the challenges presented by climate change drawing on indigenous theoretical approaches and relationships with land, oceans, culture, resources, development and political frameworks within settler-colonial states and Pacific nations and others....
2023 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 21 March 2023 10:02am