- Code LAWS8291
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by ANU Law School
- ANU College ANU College of Law
- Course subject Laws
- Areas of interest Law
- Academic career PGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
The content of this course may vary from year to year. Please see Other Information below for details of any special course currently on offer.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Demonstrate a strong understanding of the regulatory and policy framework that informs onshore energy production in Australia;
- Demonstrate an awareness of the offshore jurisdictional framework for petroleum and carbon capture sequestration;
- Understand the ownership principles that informs the public resource framework in Australia;
- Understand the environmental and climate change policy imperatives relevant to onshore energy production;
- Demonstrate an awareness of the governance relevant to renewable energy in Australia with a specific focus upon solar and wind;
- Understand the regulatory issues relevant to the progression of carbon capture sequestration;
- Understand the policy concerns at both the private and public level for the progression of unconventional gas production in onshore and offshore zones;
- Demonstrate an awareness of the royalty and taxation frameworks that inform energy production in Australia.
- Students must rely on the approved Class Summary which will be posted to the Programs and Courses site approximately 2 weeks prior to the commencement of the course. (null) [LO null]
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Classes offered in non-standard sessions will be taught on an intensive base with compulsory contact hours (approximately 26 hours of face to face teaching). The course will also require advanced preparation through assigned readings. In total, it is anticipated that the hours required for completion of this course (class preparation, teaching and completion of assessment) will not exceed 120 hours. Classes offered during semester periods are expected to have 3 contact hours per week.
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Requisite and Incompatibility
Prescribed TextsSamantha Hepburn, Mining and Energy Law, Cambridge University Press, 2015.
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- 6 units
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