Sustainability Fundamentals - Exploring the Issues

    Course details

    • Code: RMAN.5001
    • Fee: $744*
    • Level: 5
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Environmental Studies
Study optionsFull-time, Part-time
Time in class50 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1, Semester 2
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)
Pre-requisiteRMAN.5002

Course Aim

Students will be provided with a general understanding of sustainability focussing on the environmental, social, indigenous and economic dimensions at a global, national and local level.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. explain some at least two of the major issues that contribute to climate change;
  2. outline the factors that lead to unsustainable development in a particular field for one area of focus; and
  3. analyse and report on a sustainable approach or practice that could enhance the social, environmental and economic outcomes for a specific issue.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017