School of English, Film, Theatre, and Media Studies

This information is for the 2014 academic year. See information for MDIA 410 in 2015.

MDIA-410 – Special Topic: Media and Environmental Issues

Points:30Prerequisites:None
Faculty:Humanities & Soc ScCorequisites:None
School:English, Film, Theatre, MediaRestrictions:None

Students will examine the role of media in the wider representation and understanding of environmental issues, including relevant policy initiatives, scientific research and social movements. The course will also educate students about the differing requirements involved in communicating relevant scientific research and discourses to the public. 100% internal assessment.

Tuition Fees

2014: domestic $1,705.50     international $5,987.40

Set Texts

Readings will be made electronically and on closed reserve.

Trimester 2 2014

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
19798 14 Jul – 24 Aug 2014Tue1000 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]301Angi Buettner
8 Sep – 19 Oct 2014Tue1000 - 1150Murphy [Kelburn]301

Course Outline Information

For FHSS and NZSM course outlines (current and previous years), please refer to the Course Outlines page on the FHSS website.