Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Science

School

Earth and Environment Sc Schl

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 1 Practical or Laboratory hour

Incompatible

ENVM2504, ENVM7101, ENVM7123, LAWS2960, LAWS3000, LAWS4101, LAWS7016, LAWS7018, PLAN3004

Assessment methods

Assignments and Final Exam

Course coordinator

Dr Nicola Swayne

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Work Integrated Learning

Field Experience

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

An introduction to the fundamentals of environmental and planning regulation in Australia and Queensland aimed at teaching essential knowledge and practical skills to environmental managers and planners. Topics covered include regulation of: planning & development; mining & petroleum; coal seam gas; vegetation management; nature conservation & protected areas; water management; environmental harm & pollution; contaminated land; climate change; and ethical obligations in professional practice. Professional skills taught include writing and assessing a development application.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 1, 2018 External External Profile unavailable
Semester 1, 2016 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2009 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2008 St Lucia Internal Course Profile