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People and Environment

Breadth TrackYear: 2019

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This breadth track introduces students to different ways of thinking about human-environment relationships and provides frameworks relevant to considering human dimensions of environmental policy and management.

Subject Options

At least three of:

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ENVS10002 Reshaping Environments
Semester 2
ENST20001 Human Behaviour and Environment
Semester 1
GEOG20003 Environmental Politics and Management
Semester 1
GEOG20001 Society and Environments
Semester 1
GEOG30019 Sustainable Development
Semester 1


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. GEOG20003 Environmental Politics and Management, GEOG20001 Society and Environments and GEOG30019 Sustainable Development are not available as breadth for Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science students but can be taken within the core of those degrees. Those subjects cannot be taken as breadth or core by Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Biomedicine students.

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