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Unit of Study ENVR6008 - Ecological Perspectives for Transformational Change (2021)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

compare mechanistic and complex adaptive systems worldviews and how this influences ecological perspectives

demonstrate the capacity to undertake reflective analysis on the relationship between worldview and land management

demonstrate the capacity to describe and interpret one’s relationship with the natural world

describe the role of both reductionist and holistic approaches to science and agricultural practice

develop an understanding of the role of indigenous knowledges in supporting transformative change

explain what may be required to enable transformative change

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