2021 information for papers will be published in early September.
The history of human induced environmental change in the Pacific to the present, with emphasis on the historic past.
This paper will provide an understanding of the approaches to the past that environmental historians are developing, as well as the particular historical issues stemming from resource use by human beings in the Pacific Islands.
|Paper title||Environmental History of the Pacific|
|Teaching period||Not offered in 2019|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$886.35|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,766.35|
- 18 200-level HIST, ARTH or ARTV points
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music
- Students who have not passed the normal prerequisite may be admitted with approval from the Head of Department.
- More information link
- View more information on the Department of History, Art History and Visual Culture's website
- Teaching staff
- Professor Judith Bennett
- Course materials will be made available electronically.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Environmental literacy, Research.
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- Learning Outcomes
- Students will develop:
- An understanding of the value of other disciplines to environmental history
- The fundamentals of the environment in the Pacific region
- An ability to use a variety of sources in research