Follow the PPT and do the following:
For the project component of the course you will
chose a topic of interest to you (regarding the environment).
research the topic.
learn the theoretical tools of environmental economics (via the online lec-
tures, textbook, etc.).
form a position (i.e. opinion) based on your research and understanding
of environmental economics.
record a presentation and write an essay supporting your position
1.2 Essay assessment
Clear statement of position: I should be able to easily tell what your
position is. (5 marks)
Facts (citing sources) that support your position and
your position. (10 marks)
Application of the tools of environmental economics: here you demon-
strate what you learned from the online lectures and
it supports your
position. (10 marks)
Clarity of writing, logical structure of essay, spelling, grammar. (5 mark