|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||Sch of Earth & Environmental Sciences|
Successful conservation and management of environmental resources must include consideration of peoples' values, beliefs, attitudes and actions. This subject will examine how these human dimensions affect conservation and management of natural resources, how they can be studied, and how to achieve positive outcomes by incorporating them into conservation and management planning and implementation processes.
|A basic understanding of environmental management and conservation principles and issues is assumed for students undertaking this subject.|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 22-Mar-2012|
|Coord/Lect:||Assoc. Professor Stephen Sutton.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (40%); presentations (15%); tutorial attendance and participation (15%); assignments (30%).|
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