GDSC1005
Environmental Principles and Contemporary Environmental Issues

GDSC1005
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.

What do the students say about this course?

這個課程需要在課堂上參與活動再寫上反思,製作一個有關生態的模型以及要有簡介這個生態系統,最後需拍攝一段短片介紹,而我組的題目是可可豆的公平貿易,學習到最多的是可可豆的公平貿易……

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Year 2 student from BBA

Remarks:

Notes for all GE courses

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