Joint-honours information for 2016 entry

Political Economy of the Environment

Module 802AF

Module details for 2016/17.

30 credits

FHEQ Level 7 (Masters)

Module learning outcomes

To be able to apply concepts from the field of political economy to a range of environmental and developmental issues.

To be able to understand the politics of a range of environment and development issues covered in the course.

To be able to conduct independent research into the political economy of environmental issues through literature and web-based searches.

To be able to articulate and defend a position on many of the key issues covered in the course.

TypeTimingWeighting
Coursework30.00%
Coursework components. Weighted as shown below.
EssayT1 Week 7 100.00%
Essay (3500 words)Semester 1 Assessment Week 1 Thu 16:0070.00%
Timing

Submission deadlines may vary for different types of assignment/groups of students.

Weighting

Coursework components (if listed) total 100% of the overall coursework weighting value.

TermMethodDurationWeek pattern
Autumn SemesterSeminar2 hours11111111111
Autumn SemesterLecture1 hour11111111111

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