Environmental Legislation and Policy
ENVS6510 focuses on the basic legislative and policy requirements for environmental protection in Australian and international contexts. Different legislative approaches and the role of planning and policy in the regulation of development are explored, and case studies are analysed in demonstrating the role of legislation in environmental protection.
|Faculty||Faculty of Science and Information Technology|
|School||School of Environmental and Life Sciences|
Trimester 2 - 2014
ENVS6510, Environmental Legislation and Policy, will focus on legislative and planning requirements for environmental protection.
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
Topics will include:
Foundations of environmental law and policy ESD and environmental law and policy Legal approaches to managing global commons Legal approaches to managing global biodiversity Legal approaches to managing natural resources Environmental regulation: past, present and future Environmental policy and planning Politico-economic aspects of environmental legislation and policy formulation Implementation, compliance and enforcement - critical perspectives
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based
Email Discussion Group
Problem Based Learning
Self Directed Learning
|Compulsory Components||None listed|
|Course Materials||None listed|
|Timetable||2014 Course Timetables for ENVS6510|