Food and the Future Environment



Module 10 Roadmap

Detailed instructions for completing the Summative Assessment will be provided in each module.

Action Assignment Location
Module 10 Roadmap
To Read
  1. Materials on the course website.
  2. Watch the video on introduction to food systems, 2013 World Food Day, from the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  3. NCAT/ATTRA: Life Cycle Assessment of Agricultural Systems, pp. 1-3 and figure 3 within the reading, which refers to the life-cycle analysis comparing light bulbs, on page 9.
  1. You are on the course website now.
  2. Online: 2013 World Food Day
  3. Online: Life Cycle Assessment of Agricultural Systems
To Do
  1. Summative Assessment: Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) of potato production in smallholder Andean and globalized North American Systems
  2. Participate in Module 10 Discussion
  3. Take Module Quiz
  1. In course content: Summative Assessment; then take quiz in Canvas
  2. In Canvas
  3. In Canvas


If you prefer to use email:

If you have any questions, please send them through Canvas e-mail. We will check daily to respond. If your question is one that is relevant to the entire class, we may respond to the entire class rather than individually.

If you prefer to use the discussion forums:

If you have any questions, please post them to the discussion forum in Canvas. We will check that discussion forum daily to respond. While you are there, feel free to post your own responses if you, too, are able to help out a classmate.