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UNIT VII :
Human Population and the Environment : Population growth, variation among nations. Population explosion - Family Welfare Programme. -Environment and human health. -Human Rights. -Value Education.
-HIV/AIDS. -Women and Child Welfare. -Role of information Technology in Environment and human health. -Case Studies.
UNIT VIII :
Field work : Visit to a local area to document environmental assets River /forest grassland/hill/mountain -Visit to a local polluted site - Urban/Rural/industrial/ Agricultural Study of common plants, insects, birds. -
Study of simple ecosystems-pond, river, hill slopes, etc.
Textbook of Environmental Studies for Undergraduate Courses by Erach Bharucha for University Grants Commission.
Environmental Studies by R. Rajagopalan, Oxford University Press.
1 Textbook of Environmental Sciences and Technology by M. Anji Reddy, BS Publication.