Courses & Units

Integrated Management and Conservation of Antarctica KSA722



This unit is timetabled for 24–28 October 2016.


This unit will explore the need for, and promotion of, wise, informed and sustainable Antarctic resource utilisation through integration of informed governance and decision making with scientifically based environmental conservation. It will focus on promoting a synergetic and iterative approach to Antarctic conservation and governance by enhancing communication and understanding in the fields of Antarctic science, law, policy and sustainable management. Emphasis is given to scientifically based Antarctic conservation, protection and management at both national and international level. The approach is globally unique and aims to develop academic flexibility, independence and freedom.

Face to face seminars and tutorials will form the basis for teaching, demonstration and practical applications.


Unit name Integrated Management and Conservation of Antarctica
Unit code KSA722
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
Discipline Oceans and Cryosphere


Teaching staff

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart 11 Week Session Oct On-Campus International Domestic


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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
11 Week Session Oct 30/9/2019 17/10/2019 7/11/2019 15/12/2019

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2019: $1,169.00 2019: $2,689.00 050999

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Teaching Pattern

2hrs lectures & 3 hrs tutorial work daily for 10 days.


Media presentation (20%), Media Release  (30%), Project report (3000 words, 50%)

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