- Code EMDV8108
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Environmental Management & Development Program
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Environmental Management & Development
- Areas of interest Environmental Studies
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Nicole Mazur
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2014
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The achievement of sustainable development requires skills in applying theoretical knowledge from many fields, including ecology, social sciences and economics, to practical situations. This course uses field trips and other practical exercises to give students familiarity with sustainable development (SD) issues. Students develop skills in conducting background research for environmental management studies, visit natural areas, and hear at first-hand from field practitioners about SD issues in these areas. Assessment tasks help students to demonstrate their ability to apply theory to practice, to show they understand the constraints on SD, and to practise relevant communication skills through report-writing and presentations.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon completion of EMDV 8108, students will have the knowledge required to understand a selection of challenges to using environmental and natural resource management frameworks and tools in contemporary settings. Students will be able to:
• Understand and describe a selection of key principles and frameworks that underpin environmental and natural resource management;
• Understand and describe how a selection of environmental and natural resource management tools are used in real world settings;
• Recognise and describe a range of social and technical challenges in a variety of environmental management and natural resource management situations.
Written assignments 50%, on-line discussion 25%, learning journal 25%
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3918||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person||N/A|