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Environmental Management

Enrolment code: KGA223/323

Offered: Hobart: semester 2, Launceston: semester 2

Unit description:

Introduces students to the principles of efficient management of the environment by examining the relationships between the economy and the environment, the concepts and techniques of valuing environmental services, the use of market based and regulatory instruments to control pollution and other environmental externalities, and policies for the optimum management of renewable and non-renewable resources. These and other issues, as well as practical case studies, are examined using the approach of environmental economics.

Staff Mr RDM Cotgrove For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2x1-hr lectures weekly, 6 tutorials and 2 days field work Timetable
Prerequisites KGA100 or KGA101 or KGA121 (KJG101)  
Assessment mode 2-hr exam in Nov (50%), 1,500-word essay/report (30%), 2x750-word tutorial papers (20%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Pearce DW & Warford JJ, World Without End, ISBN 745002250 [p/b], 0195208811 Library Catalogue
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] Geography and Environmental Studies
Natural Environment and Wilderness Studies
 
Courses Bachelor of Arts (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Science (See also combined degrees)
Bachelor of Science (Natural Environment and Wilderness Management)
Bachelor of Natural Environment and Wilderness Studies
 
Faculty website Faculty of Science and Engineering  
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