- Code EMDV8013
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Environmental Management & Development Program
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Environmental Management & Development
- Academic career PGRD
- Dr Frank Jotzo
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2015
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This course introduces Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma students to the biggest or most contentious issues in public and academic debate about the relationship between ‘development’ and ‘the environment’. It is constructed around a number of questions on which there is a wide variety of academic opinion and a great deal of academic debate. In each case, a small number of key readings will be used to highlight the range of opinions expressed in these debates and the wider implications of these arguments for understanding the relationship between the process of economic, social and political development and the practice of environmental and natural resource management.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Students attending this course will:
- Have advanced skills to identify and critically evaluate environmental and development problems and the key issues that comprise them;
Ability to summarise arguments about development and environment in a national context
Have the capability to participate in public debate about long-term trends in development and environment
Learning outcome to be assessed
Country case study
Participation in seminar discussion
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30 hours lectures and seminars; 90 hours reading and writing
No prescribed texts; specific readings (journal articles or book chapters) to be assigned for each topic.
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- 6 units
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2819||16 Feb 2015||06 Mar 2015||31 Mar 2015||29 May 2015||In Person||N/A|