Environmental Systems and Societies Course Companion for the IB Diploma
Author: Jill Rutherford
Published: 09 April 2009
376 pages | 276x219mm
Suitable for: International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme students taking the new Environmental Systems and Societies course as well as any student who could use an excellent book on explanations and theories regarding current environmental and global issues.
Expertly written, this lively, full colour resource supports Diploma Programme students for the Environmental Systems and Societies course beginning in 2008.
This course book presents a lively resource full of case studies, extracts, quotations, statistics and activities to allow students to fully understand complex and controversial issues. It follows an approach that includes the wider aims of the IB through connections to TOK, international-mindedness and the IB learner profile. It has been written by an IB Consultant and Examiner and has been extensively reviewed by teachers, consultants and the IB. With material integrated to include international and historical perspectives, students will be encouraged to think critically and make connections to other subjects and to world issues.