“Impact of Environmental Awareness Module among Under Graduate Students”

  • Suman K Murthy Department of Social Work Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016 Karnataka State, India
  • Dr. Laxmi Putran Department of Social Work Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016 Karnataka State, India
  • Mr. Nireekshan Singh Gowgi S K Department of Social Work Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016 Karnataka State, India
  • Ms. Nuthana D Balekoppa Department of Social Work Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016 Karnataka State, India
Keywords: Environment awareness module, Graduate students, conservation

Abstract

Abstract:Conservation of environment and bio diversity is the need of the hour to protect our habitat. The current study was undertaken to engage the undergraduate students, in a participative workshop on environment Awareness- Bio Diversity module,  to bring about positive perception on environment conservation.A module on Environmental Awareness was prepared. Environment Awareness- Bio Diversity module  of ten hours duration, spread across two days of activity and field visit based programmes in five areas- Bio diversity, Pollution, Water conservation, Food/ fuel requirement and conservation. The module was administered to two groups of undergraduate students.   Pre and post module exposure awareness was tested through a self prepared questionnaire. The results reveal that the exposure to environmental awareness module had positive impact on the respondents.Key Words: Environment awareness module; Graduate students; conservation

Author Biographies

Suman K Murthy, Department of Social Work Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016 Karnataka State, India
Associate ProfessorDepartment of Social WorkPooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate CentreKRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016
Dr. Laxmi Putran, Department of Social Work Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016 Karnataka State, India
Assistant ProfessorPooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre,KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016Karnataka State, India
Mr. Nireekshan Singh Gowgi S K, Department of Social Work Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016 Karnataka State, India
Assistant ProfessorPooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016Karnataka State, India
Ms. Nuthana D Balekoppa, Department of Social Work Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016 Karnataka State, India
Assistant ProfessorPooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Post Graduate Centre, KRS Road, Metagalli, Mysore- 570016Karnataka State, India

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Published
02-07-2014
How to Cite
Murthy, S., Putran, D. L., Gowgi S K, M. N. S., & Balekoppa, M. N. D. (2014). “Impact of Environmental Awareness Module among Under Graduate Students”. Journal of Global Economy, 10(2), 94-109. Retrieved from http://www.rcssindia.org/jge/index.php/jge/article/view/336
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