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SHD701 - Creating Sustainable Futures

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)*

Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)*

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Janine McBurnie

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

Students are required to attend 3 x 1 week intensive seminars per trimester via community-based delivery (CBD).

Note:

* Enrolment in this unit is handled by the Institute of Koorie Education.

Content

Students will work in a multidisciplinary team to draw on their respective fields of knowledge and background to address current and future environmental problems as they impact on human, natural and built environments. These issues addressed include climate change, consumerism, peak oil and models for sustainability.

The unit entails activity based learning, opportunities for creative expression and employment preparation relevant to the student’s area of study.  Teaching will be conducted in a variety of mediums including classes, seminars and small group work.

Assessment

Group oral presentation 30%, individual journal (minimum 8 journal entries) 40%, individual report (minimum 1500 words) 30%

Unit Fee Information

If you are:

Domestic

  • in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • an undergraduate full fee paying student - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • postgraduate full fee paying students commenced before 2016 - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • postgraduate full fee paying students commencing in 2016 - refer to Course based calculation below.
  • a non-award student - refer to Unit based calculation below.

International

  • an undergraduate, postgraduate or Higher Degree by Research student commenced before 2016 - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • an undergraduate, postgraduate or Higher Degree by Research student commencing in 2016 - refer to Course based calculation below.
  • a non-award student - refer to Unit based calculation below.

Course based calculation

Your unit tuition fees are based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.


Unit based calculation

Your tuition fees are calculated on the units you enrol in. This means your fees are based on the units you choose to study and not a fixed course price. The tuition fees for this unit are displayed in the table below:


Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$782$782$2318$2987

* 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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