SLE207 - Environmental Planning and Impact Assessment

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as:

SQE202

EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Must be enrolled in S398

Prerequisite:

SLE103 or SLE121

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

SEV318, SQE315 and SLE319

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour class per week, 6 x 4 hour practicals per trimester

Content

This unit provides an introduction to land use planning and environmental impact assessment. In particular, the unit examines strategic and statutory planning for sustainable cities, nature conservation, industry and heritage, examining current roles and responsibilities of government agencies, interest groups and communities at international, national and local levels. Current legislative and administrative procedures in Victoria are evaluated and compared with procedures in other states and countries. The unit also examines environmental impact assessment techniques and the role of impact assessment in the planning system.

Unit Fee Information

Click on the fee link below which describes you:

Talk to a Deakin adviser about studying at Deakin today

Call 1800 693 888Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm AEDT
Chat live nowMonday to Friday: 8am to 7pm AEDT