ANTH313-19S2 (C) Semester Two 2019

Environment, Development and Disaster

30 points
15 Jul 2019 - 10 Nov 2019

Description

This course is concerned with the social and ecological impacts of human activity in the context of a global fossil fuel civilization. Investigating problems of climate change, natural disaster, declining biodiversity, and environmental degradation, it provides an anthropologically informed perspective on crucial issues at the intersection of ecology, sustainable development, and social activism.

Pre-requisites

30 points of ANTH including 15 points at 200 level; or 30 points of ANTH or SOCI or GEOG at 200 level; or 60 points in related subjects including 30 points at 200 level with the approval of the Head of Department.

Restrictions

Equivalent Courses

Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 10:00 - 12:00 Jack Erskine 031 Lecture Theatre 15 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 Rehua 529 22 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct
Tutorial B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 11:00 - 12:00 Meremere 526 22 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct

Course Coordinator

Piers Locke

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Weekly discussion briefs and peer responses 20%
Peer facilitation 10%
Critical summary 30%
Final essay 40%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,523.00

International fee $6,375.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 15 people apply to enrol.

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences.

All ANTH313 Occurrences

  • ANTH313-19S2 (C) Semester Two 2019