Globally Relevant
Self-Study Driven
Malaysia Focussed

Geographically Integrated
Connecting Global Research
Positive Direction

Online and Open
People powered
Free where possible
How to Use This Course

How to Use This Course

How to use this online course for learning.

Geological Beginnings

Geological Beginnings

The processes that created Malaysia’s rocks and landforms.

Shaping a Nation

Shaping a Nation

Malaysia’s history, early settlement and industry, ethnicities and religions.

Mine the Gap

Mine the Gap

Malaysia’s minerals, mining and fossil fuels.

The Power of Water

The Power of Water

Water resources in Malaysia.

Nasi Lemak

Nasi Lemak

Food and agriculture in Malaysia.

Seas and Shores

Seas and Shores

Fisheries, mangroves and ecotourism in Malaysia.

Forest Life

Forest Life

The importance and diverse range of Malaysia’s forests.

A Wealth of Biodiversity

A Wealth of Biodiversity

How and why Malaysia is a mega-diverse nation and threats to these riches.

Develop your knowledge of economics, landscapes, biomes, resources, geomorphology, geology and much more...

UNMC's NRM develops the following skills and knowledge:

  • Intellectual Skills
  • Understanding of the geological and geographical processes that created South-East Asia and the natural resources of Malaysia
  • Interpretation of Malaysian landscapes, biomes, geomorphology and geology
  • Recognition of the importance of natural resources to the national and international economy
  • Professional Practical Skills. The student will be able to:
  • Conduct simple practical tasks in the field
  • Understand the safety aspects associated with field work
  • Transferable Skills. The student will be able to:
  • Work independently
  • Construct a scientific blog
  • Interpret their local environment
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