School of English, Film, Theatre, and Media Studies

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

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

2015: domestic $1,773.60     international $6,226.80

Set Texts

Readings will be made electronically and on closed reserve.

Trimester 2 2015

* indicates instructor is the course coordinator.

CRNFrom/ToDaysTimeBuilding [Campus]RoomInstructor
19798 13 Jul – 23 Aug 2015Tue1000 - 115083 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]201Angi Buettner
13 Jul – 15 Nov 2015tba [Kelburn] 
7 Sep – 18 Oct 2015Tue1000 - 115083 Fairlie Tce [Kelburn]201

Course Outline Information

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