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SLE725 - Environmental Management Systems

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Enrolment modes:(X)
Offerings: Trimester 1
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:

SQE723

EFTSL value:

0.125

Unit chair:T Thornton
Prerequisite:

Nil

Contact hours:

Please refer to the Unit Guide for any details regarding the contact hours

Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

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**Student Contribution Rate***Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1006$1006$1006$3981$4422

* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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