- Code LAWS8173
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Law School
- ANU College ANU College of Law
- Course subject Laws
- Areas of interest Law
- Academic career PGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
This course will examine the following topics:
- History of pollution control
- Federal/state relations
- Land and marine based sources of pollution
- Environmental planning and pollution licensing
- Waste management
- Environmentally hazardous chemicals
- Contaminated lands
- Pollution and local government
- Remedies, compliance and enforcement.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
At the conclusion of this course students should be able to:
- demonstrate an understanding of the core principles of pollution law
- describe and analyse the pollution law regime and identify how important legal issues are addressed within it
- understand basic theoretical concepts relating to pollution regulation design
- understand the main policy issues relating to pollution law
- identify the main policy options for addressing both non-point and point source pollution and their strengths and weaknessess
- critically analyse the role of the Federal, state/territory and local government in pollution control
Students must rely on the Approved Assessment which will be posted to the course homepage on the ANU Law website, prior to the commencement of the course.
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26 Contact Hours (Intensive Delivery)
NOTE: This course will be offered in Melbourne in 2009, students who wish to enrol require a permission code which can be obtained from firstname.lastname@example.org
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- Unit value:
- 6 units
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