Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07
An introduction to landscape and associated conflicts by using the Cairngorm National Park as the setting. Visits to sporting estates, forests (plantation and semi-natural), farms, river management, ski centres and national nature reserves are used to exemplify the complex relationships between semi-natural and management environments and the people that occupy and use them.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
|Campus||Old Aberdeen||Sustained Study||No|
The course considers not just the current and past land-uses on Deeside but also places this in the context of future changes as a consequence of environmental changes and economics. The course also addresses the impact of the National Park in local, national and international context.
Dates Mon 1st April - Fri 5th April 2019.
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: Poster (80%) and public engagement exercise (20%)
Resit: Resubmission of failed individual elements of continuous assessment
Discussion sessions, and in course quiz.
Each student will receive individual feedback and a mark for each task. Feedback will be provided as written comments