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ENVR11012 Applications of Environmental Science

Course details

This course describes and discusses the application of science to environmental problems caused by human activities and investigates solutions. Development of practical skills in the laboratory and the field is an integral part of the course. Topics covered are: energy and biomass flow in terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems; water resources and pollution; land degradation (joint field trip); the soil environment; formation and degradation; pesticide, plastics and disposal of solid wastes.NOTE: Bridging courses are available for students who do not have a strong background in biology, chemistry, or physics or who have been away from study for an extended period.

Course at a glance
Career: Undergraduate
Credit points: 6
Requisites: This course has no pre/co-requisites
Student Contribution Band: 2
EFTSL: 0.12500
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2012 Term Two BDG FLEX ROK
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