SEE8114 - Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development

Offering Academic Unit
School of Energy and Environment
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2017/18

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course guides students, with particular reference to Hong Kong and China, to:
(1) Recognise the sustainability challenges confronting humankind.
(2) Identify the uses and losses of energy 
(3) Fundamental concepts of sustainability and to evaluate its significance
(4) To be able to assess local and global environmental issues and devising solutions to achieving sustainability
(5) Interlinking of environmental, social and economic aspects on sustainable development

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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