1 x 180-minute seminar weekly 1 x 180-minute on-line exercises weekly
Enrolment not permitted
ENVS9006 has been successfully completed
The topic explores the nature of environmental policy, environmental policy methodology, context of environmental policy, key ingredients on environmental policy development, and tools for environmental policy analysis. The topic has a practical focus and draws heavily on real-life examples of environmental policy development. The topic aims to prepare students to be able to contribute to the development of environmental policy at the local, state or national levels or in a private company context.
The topics aims to:
Prepare students to contribute to the development of environmental policy at the local, state or national levels or in private industry
Demonstrate the nature and role of 'policy' in sustainable environmental management
Examine the methodologies and tools for environmental policy development
Present some of the key ingredients in environmental policy development such as the role of consultation
Provide the opportunity for students to practice the key skills required in policy developers
Expected learning outcomes
At the completion of this topic, students are expected to be able to:
Understand the concepts and methodology of environmental policy development
Understand the role of environmental policy and the governance context in which it is developed in Australia and internationally
Identify the keys to successful environmental policy development
Understand the use of analytical and group tools to assist in environmental policy
Work as a team member
Prepare and deliver proficient oral and written policy presentations
Key dates and timetable
Timetable details for 2019 are no longer published.
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