Introduction to Environmental Policy University of Tsukuba
In this course, students learn thories and practices in decision making in diverse environmental issues ranging from natural resources utlization, pollution control and natural conservation based on economics, psychology and applied behavioral science. Students first learn theoretical backgrounds of environmental decision making and then different cases of environmental decision making at different levels such as individuals and households, groups (i.e., schools, offices), societies (i.e., communities, cities) and policies (i.e., countries, regions, global). Toward the end of the course, students discuss how to encourage pro-environmental behavioral change and decision making.
Class participation 20%, interim assignment 30%, term-end assignment 50%
Online Course Requirement
Identical to 0AND369.
Lecture is conducted in English.
Site for Inquiry
Please inquire about the courses at the address below.
Contact person: Naoko Kaida
Email address: naoko.kaida[at]sk.tsukuba.ac.jp
Link to the syllabus provided by the university