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SLE725 - Environmental Management Systems

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:

SQE723

EFTSL value:

0.125

Unit chair:

Trevor Thornton

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

As organised with the Unit Chair

Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit is designed to enable environmental objectives to be identified and implemented within a broad range of industry sectors in line with ecological sustainability principles. Tools such as life cycle analysis and risk assessment, used to measure environmental performance will be described and opportunity provided to utilise these in the development of a site specific environmental management system. Systems that assist organisations meet environmental management requirements that are used internationally and within Australia will be examined as will the potential to link in with other management systems commonly used within organisations.

Assessment

Two assignments (10% each) 20%, essay 20%, analysis exercise 20%, case study report 40%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1096$1096$4403$4894

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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