Climate Change: Land, Earth and Water

Faculteit Campus Fryslân
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode CFB018A05
Vaknaam Climate Change: Land, Earth and Water
Niveau(s) bachelor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
ECTS 5

Uitgebreide vaknaam Responsible Planet: Earth & Environment: 200-level: Climate Change: Land, Earth and Water
Leerdoelen • Understand the physical basis of climate change and artic amplification
• Distinguish drivers, impacts and tipping points related to climate change
• Recognize feedbacks and the complexity of the spatial and temporal scales involved
• Distinguish the consequences of climate change for nature and people
• Develop a learned attitude to climate mitigation and adaptation
• Communicate complex problems in a clear and artistic way
Omschrijving The course addresses climate change in the regional context of the Artic, where temperature has increased far beyond the global average. What are the drivers for this Arctic amplification? What are the local consequences? How does this relate to a European or global near future perspective?
Group work will produce a poster and a video on specific topics and develops aspects of science communication and creativity.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm nog niet bekend
(Lectures, group assignments and discussions)
Toetsvorm nog niet bekend
(A written individual exam (40%), poster design (group assignment 20%), video creation (group assignment 20%) and participation (individual 20%))
Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator dr. M.J.J.E. Loonen
Docent(en) C.T. Kraamwinkel, MSc. ,dr. M.J.J.E. Loonen
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
World Ocean Review 6: The Arctic and Antarctic - Extreme climatically crucial and in crisis various online
Contemporary Climate Change Debates: A Student Primer Hulme, Mike ebook
Entreevoorwaarden Ecosystem Processes (100-level)
Opmerkingen
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Global Responsibility & Leadership  (Major Responsible Planet) - semester II a Earth & Environment
BSc Global Responsibility & Leadership 2 semester II a keuzegroep
BSc Global Responsibility & Leadership 2 semester II b keuzegroep
BSc Global Responsibility & Leadership  (Major Responsible Planet) - semester II b Earth & Environment