The module will run over 10 weeks as a series of lectures, seminars and visits providing knowledge of urban stability and greenspace. 1 Climate change and lifestyle implications 2 Sustainable landscape management and carbon footprint 3 Plants for places - physiological adaptation in ornamental and landscape plants to urban stress factors 4 Green roofs / walls and the provision of ecosystem services 5 Allotments and home-grown food 6 Plants and sustainable living (biofuels, wood products, waste management) 7 Urban green-space and environmental modification 8 Inner-city nature reserves, conservation and biodiversity 9 Student seminars

Term(s) offered: Autumn term module; 10 [5 ECTS credits]
Credit: 1.5
General Education: [None]