ENV362H1: Energy & Environment: Transitions in History

Previous Course Number: 
ENV282H1
Hours: 
36L

An exploration of the interactions between humans and their environments in the Holocene, focussing on the contexts and consequences of changes in energy technologies. Includes consideration of changes in food production and processing, transport and power generation technologies from the adoption of agriculture to the twentieth century.

Prerequisite: 

Students must have completed a minimum of 6.0 FCEs to register for the course.

Exclusion: 

BIG101Y1; ENV282H1 if taken in 2015-16 or 2016-17; HPS307H1; HIS300H1;

Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)