Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
In this unit, you will be introduced to the regulatory environment that applied science enterprises operate in. In particular, you will explore the regulatory challenges of product safety, biosecurity and environment protection, as well as business practices inherent in product development, manufacture and commercialisation. As an integral part of your studies, you will gain a familiarity with various bodies (including local, state and federal government) that regulate applied science enterprises. You will also learn how various tools including Australian and international standards support regulatory compliance by business. You will apply your knowledge to work-based scenarios that explore key compliance questions.
|Unit name||Regulatory Challenges|
Dr Janelle Brown
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Cradle Coast||Term 3||On-Campus||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
Please check that your computer meets the minimum System Requirements if you are attending via Distance/Off-Campus.
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units.
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* 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.
1. Describe the regulatory and broader stakeholder framework that applied science industries operate in
2. Identify and apply established tools to navigate regulatory challenges of applied science industries
3. Analyse potential ethical, environmental and economic risks of non-compliance with regulation in the context of applied science industry
4. Identify, evaluate and use relevant discipline tools and techniques
5. Identify and evaluate relevant behaviours, principles and perspectives in the workplace
6. Use reflective and deliberate thinking to generate plans for self-development
7. Apply practice and discipline based skills and knowledge to communicate solutions to real world problems
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Field of Education|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
AT1: Stakeholder Concept Map (20%)
AT2: Compliance Tool Application (40%)
AT3: Risk management Plan Workshop and Assignment (40%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Booktopia textbook links
The University reserves the right to amend or remove courses and unit availabilities, as appropriate.