GEOG 430
Human Use of the Environment

Lesson 8 Summary and Tasks


This week we have learnt about how water and human society are interconnected and we looked at different aspects of hydropower development in Southeast Asia.

Before you begin working on this weeks assignments, I would like you to use the following link to take a look at your personal water consumptuion.

Calculate your own consumption of water:


Tasks for this week:

You have reached the end of Lesson 8! Double-check the Lesson 8 Checklist list on the Lesson 8 Overview page to make sure you have completed all of the tasks listed there before you begin Lesson 9.

Please refer to the Calendar in Canvas for specific time frames and due dates.

Midterm Exam #2

Aside from regular course work, this week you will have Midterm Exam #2. The midterm exams are 48 hour, take-home exams in an essay format. You should review all of the course material to date to be ready to draw on it for your midterm exams. Please watch Canvas carefully for the prompt, instructions, rubric, and exact dates.