Environmental Principles and Contemporary Environmental Issues

Course Code Offering Department(s) Units & Hours
GDSC1005 BIOL (3,3,0)
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What is the course about?

GDSC1005 intends to enhance students’ understanding on fundamental environmental principles and environmental ethical principles as well as to foster their critical thinking on environment-related issues. Specific issues covered in the course will include resources management, food safety, public health, sustainable development, ecotourism, nature conservation and ecological footprint. In order to better illustrate these core issues and their implications on policy making and application of ethical principles, relevant current environmental issues in Hong Kong, China and other countries will be cited as discussion examples.

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Year 2 student from BBA


Notes for all GE courses

  • You can take a maximum of 6 additional units of GE courses from any categories as electives.