Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Science

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 1 Tutorial hour

Incompatible

ENVM2504, ENVM3103, ENVM7101, LAWS2960, LAWS3000, LAWS4101, LAWS7016, LAWS7018, PLAN3004

Assessment methods

Assignments and Final Exam

Course coordinator

Dr Chris McGrath (chris.mcgrath@uq.edu.au)

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 (Standard) External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2019 (Standard) St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2019 (TP5) St Lucia Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

An introduction to the fundamentals of environmental and planning regulation in Australia and Queensland aimed at teaching essential knowledge and practical skills to environmental managers and planners. Topics covered include regulation of: planning & development; mining & petroleum; vegetation management; nature conservation & protected areas; water management; fisheries; environmental harm & pollution; climate change; and cultural heritage. Professional skills taught include writing and assessing a development application. Course includes a field trip to examine urban and coastal development regulation.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 (Standard) External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2018 (Standard) St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 (Standard) External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 (Standard) St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 (Standard) St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2016 (Standard) External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 (Standard) St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 (Standard) External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 (Standard) External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 (Standard) St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 (Standard) St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 (Standard) External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 (Standard) St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 (Standard) External External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 (Standard) St Lucia External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 (Standard) St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 (Standard) St Lucia External Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 (Standard) St Lucia Internal Course Profile