This unit provides an introduction to legal, administrative, social and scientific aspects of environmental impact assessment, environmental auditing, environmental management systems and related environmental management tools. The unit emphasises the practical aspects of environmental management for Tasmanian, Australian and international contexts. The unit is intended for students who are interested in or plan to work in environmental management or a related field.
|Unit name||Environmental Impact Assessment|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Technology, Environments and Design
|Discipline||Geography and Spatial Sciences|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Semester 2||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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ILO 1 describe and apply the process of EIA including relevant legislation, actors and institutions
ILO 2 reflect on the wider socio-political context of EIA
ILO 3 explain when and how to apply a variety of additional environmental decision-making tools
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2019: $2,339.00||2019: $5,378.00||050999|
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
1 X 50 minute lecture weekly and 1 x 50 minute workshop weekly. A fieldtrip will be scheduled in Week 5.
Online discussion 30%, individual report 30%, workshops and presentation 40%
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