Food and the Future Environment



Module 2 Roadmap

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

Module 2 Roadmap
Action Assignment Location
To Read
  1. Materials on the course website.
  2. Domestication. National Geographic, Education Encyclopedia.
  3. Jared Diamond, "The Worst Mistake in the History of the Human Race”, Discover Magazine, May 1987, pp. 64-66
  1. You are on the course website now.
  2. Online: Natural Geographic
  3. Online: The Worst Mistake in the History of the Human Race
To Do
  1. Summative Assessment: Drivers and Feedbacks in the Development of Food Systems
  2. Participate in the Discussion
  3. Take the Module Quiz
  4. Start researching and choose a capstone region.
  1. In course content: Summative Assessment; then take the 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.