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Forests and Fire

Breadth TrackYear: 2019

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Forests and fire introduces students to forests from social, historical, environmental and economic perspectives and provides an understanding of the effects of fuel, weather and climate on the nature and periodicity of bushfires, as well as the social and economic impact of bushfires.

Subject Options

Code Name Study period Credit Points
UNIB10003 An Ecological History of Humanity
Semester 1
UNIB20001 Climate Change ll
Semester 1

You can extend this breadth track by taking:

Code Name Study period Credit Points
FRST20014 Forests in a Global Context


Some of these subjects are not available as breadth for all Bachelor of Environments students. Go to http://breadth.unimelb.edu.au/breadth/info/Environments.html for more information.

What is a Breadth Track?

A breadth track is a sequence of three or more subjects (taken as part of a Melbourne Bachelor degree) that progressively develops knowledge and skills relevant to a coherent domain, theme, topic or issue. It is a suggested set of subjects, rather than a requirement.

Last updated: 23 July 2019