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This course is designed for students with an interest in how best to make use of land, water and cultural resources. It examines aspects of the science, ethics, aesthetics, economics, law and politics of landscape management. Example topics include: ecosystems services, national parks, 'wild' land, and sustainable tourism, illustrated using case studies from Scotland, the rest of the UK and further afield. Teaching includes presentations from external speakers working in environmental conservation. Students can select a case study of their choice to research and write-up as part of the course assessment.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
This course explores:
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
2000 words essay (40%)
Online Test (40%)
Case study - short written report or oral presentation on a relevant topic of choice (20%)
Resubmission of failed coursework components usually permitted, but with mark capped at CGS D3/9. Contact course coordinator.
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Factual||Remember||ILO’s for this course are available in the course guide.|