912123 Sustainable land use in developing countries


Type
Seminar
Semester hours
3
Lecturer (assistant)
Gratzer, Georg , Wurzinger, Maria , Mentler, Axel
Organisation
Institute of Forest Ecology (IFE)
Offered in
Sommersemester 2018
Languages of instruction
Englisch

Content

Students get the know the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and basic methods in social research. They prepare questions and conduct interviews with leading persons in implementing the SDGs in Austria and globally. With the help of professionals, they prepare a video similar to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sXS98CqEgtA&vl=en-GB

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Participants are able to find and understand relevant literature on the SDGs, the can conduct interviews and analyse the results with respect to the implementation of the SDGs globally and in Austria. They understand the role of international agendas and can evaluate their chances for implementation. They can apply interviews for social research and prepare video documentaries. They can identify gaps in their formulation and hindrances for implementation. They can develop plans for improved implementation.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.