ECO4800 Theories of Ecological Sustainability and Resilience
Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Prof. Magdalene Ngeve
This course will take a historical approach to make known how the theories of ecological sustainability and resilience have evolved over time; and clarifying the different concepts of sustainability and resilience while emphasizing on their relevance for ecosystem and human welbeing.
How This Course Benefits Students:
Students should have a behavioural shift towards sustainability development and conservation; as well as the drive towards maintenance of ecosystem resileince amidts global patterns of change.
Why This Course Is Important:
Environmental resources are dwindling due to more effective and excessive resource extraction mechanisms. And in mitigating the loss of these resources, the concepts of sustainability and ecosystem resilience are indespensable