Environment and Development

Module code: GY2411

This Human Geography module takes a critical approach to issues of development and the environment at multiple scales, ranging from the global to the local. Through reference to diverse case studies and geographical contexts the module explores links between development theory, policy and practice and their implications for the environment. 


  • 20 hours of lectures
  • 10 hours of seminars
  • 1 hour of tutorials
  • 119 hours of guided independent study


  • Essay (50%)
  • 1¾ hour exam (50%)