Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Earth and Environment Sc Schl

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

1 week, intensive

Incompatible

ENVM7124

Assessment methods

Assignments and Final Exam

Course coordinator

Dr Chris McGrath

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Summer Semester, 2017 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Summer Semester, 2017 St Lucia External Profile unavailable

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

A course examining the major international environmental treaties since 1945 set within their political and historic context. The topics covered include the treaties addressing whaling, international trade, Antarctica, World Heritage, Ramsar wetlands, marine pollution, law of the sea, international fisheries, ozone depletion, biodiversity conservation, and climate change. The major assessment item is a research paper to develop skills in evaluating and improving the effectiveness of the implementation of environmental policy.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Summer Semester, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Summer Semester, 2016 External External Course Profile
Summer Semester, 2015 External External Course Profile
Summer Semester, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 External External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 External External Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2008 St Lucia Internal Course Profile