ECO8011 Global Issues in Environmental Management and Sustainability
Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at <http://www.usq.edu.au/ict/students/standards/default.htm>.
This subject investigates major phenomena perceived to be threatening planet earth's environment and consequently the progress of industrialisation and the standard of living in both rich and poor countries alike. Topics may include: global warming and CO2, acid rain and SO2 ozone depletion, loss of biological diversity. It also introduces other topics: air, noise and water pollution, land degradation, and ocean management. Formerly MGT8011.