University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

GEOG 1103 - Economy, Environment and Place

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Incompatible: GEST 1003
Assessment: Essay (40%), tutorial participation and exercises (10%), exam (50%)
Syllabus:

This course examines the interface between human economic activities and contemporary environmental issues. The course is designed to provide students with an opportunity to explore a variety of alternative pathways to green economies. The course critically analyses the mainstream economic way of thinking from philosophical and ethical perspectives. The course considers community-based natural resource management, Buddhist economics and ecology, and sustainable agriculture. In addition to academic resources, the course uses newspapers, novels, lyrics and movies to communicate the subject matter.

Course Fees

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  Commonwealth Supported Student Contribution
Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 1 $820 Band 1 $820 select program select program


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 18/03/2019 Sun 31/03/2019 Fri 10/05/2019 Fri 14/06/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11363 LE01 112 16 6 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 11am - 1pm Johnson, G29, Rennie Lecture Theatre
1 May - 5 Jun Wednesday 11am - 1pm Johnson, G29, Rennie Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10805 TU03 28 5 11 Mar - 8 Apr Monday 1pm - 2pm Barr Smith South, 2060, Teaching Room
29 Apr - 3 Jun Monday 1pm - 2pm Barr Smith South, 2060, Teaching Room
11366 TU04 28 5 12 Mar - 9 Apr Tuesday 9am - 10am Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
30 Apr - 28 May Tuesday 9am - 10am Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
11367 TU02 28 3 12 Mar - 9 Apr Tuesday 10am - 11am Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
30 Apr - 28 May Tuesday 10am - 11am Ligertwood, 111, Teaching Room
11368 TU01 28 3 13 Mar - 10 Apr Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Ingkarni Wardli, B17, Teaching Room
1 May - 29 May Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Ingkarni Wardli, B17, Teaching Room