Environmental Systems & Society

Environmental Systems and Society is an inter-disciplinary subject. It can be studied as a Group 3 subject as 'People and Society', or as a Group 4 Science subject. It is a combination of environmental Geography and Ecology and appeals to environmentally minded students.

An important part of the course is practical work, which is mainly dealt with through measurements of the environment out of the class room. Fieldwork plays an important part of the course.

At the end of the course you will have a better understanding of the major environmental issues facing society today and how these issues are being managed.