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Environmental sciences 201


 
Module code ENV 201
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Introduces basic concepts and interrelationships required to understand our atmosphere, with a strong focus on an introduction to weather and climate. A key component of the course is an introduction to climate change, including the science of climate change, introducing climate change projections, and climate change impacts. A key focus of the second part of the course will be climate change implications for the attainment of SDGs and Aichi targets on the African continent, under a range of plausible scenarios.

Module credits 14.00
NQF Level 06
Prerequisites ENV 101 or WKD 155 or BOT 161 or ZEN 161.
Contact time 1 practical per week, 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Geography Geoinformatics and Meteorology
Period of presentation Quarter 2

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