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Water, Security and the Environment (Module)

Module description

The module aims to develop critical thinking on the historical and contemporary issues involved in the conduct and management of international river disputes (both successive and divided international rivers). Develop awareness on the complexities of water resources allocation and river management through perspectives of geopolitics, political geography and international relations.


Please note that this is indicative and may change from year to year.  

Staff information

Dr. Maria Rusca 

Teaching pattern

14 hrs lectures; 6 hrs seminar/tutorials

Module assessment - more information

One 1,000 word book review (25%); one 3,000 word essay (75%)

Key information

Module code 7SSG5206

Credit level 7

Assessment coursework

Credit value 20

Semester Semester 1 (autumn)

Study abroad module No