CHANGE and SUSTAINABILITY in ENVIRONMENTS (Related Concepts (Casualties…
CHANGE and SUSTAINABILITY in ENVIRONMENTS
Statement of Inquiry
Our Interactions with the environment result in change
which can be influenced by sustainable practices.
The key concept for this
unit is change.
The definition of change is an act or process
through which something becomes different
A definition of change would be how the school systems changes every once in a while to make it better and more enjoyable. not only is change for the bad but also for the good.
The definition of a casualty is a person or thing badly affected by an event or situation or a person killed or injured in a war or accident.
An example for the casualties is the 50,000 people that died by unexploded ordinances since the Secret War (1964)
The definition for sustainability is the ability to be maintained at a certain rate or level.
A definition for this are the examples of examples of sustainable biological systems such as oxygen etc..
Management + Intervention
The definition for this is usually necessary to deal with non-recurring and non-standard transactions or events that otherwise might be handled inappropriately by the system
Globalization and Sustainability
In this unit we will further into the impact fo decision making on humankind and the environment.
Plan short and long-term assignments; meet deadlines
Collect, record, and verify data
Present information in a variety of formats
Select and evaluate sources of information
How does tourism affect environments?
What are the causes and consequences of global climate change?
In what ways can alternative energy sources benefit environments and communities?
How responsible do I need to be as a global citizen?
How can sustainable living benefit environments and communities?