EV3200 - Natural Resource Management
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Science and Engineering
This subject introduces best-practice approaches to the sustainable management of
terrestrial landscapes and natural resources in Australia. Lectures provide an overview
of selected topics in NRM whilst practicals and field work are used to develop skills
in NRM activities and to illustrate the complexities of putting NRM theory into practice.
- explain the theoretical complexities of managing terrestrial social-ecological systems;
- describe the nature of northern Australian environments, land use practices, social
values and institutions influencing terrestrial resource management;
- identify options for addressing terrestrial resource management problems in northern
- evaluate options for addressing terrestrial management problems using northern Australia
as a case study region.
- Invigilated > Quizzes or tests - (40%)
- Field report - (60%).
||AT LEAST 12 CREDIT POINTS OF LEVEL 2 SUBJECTS INCLUDING 6 CREDITS OF LEVEL 2 EV OR
Study Period 2
|Census Date 27-Aug-2020
||Assoc. Professor David King, Dr Jane Addison.
The student workload for this
credit point subject is approximately
- 26 hours lectures
- 36 hours practicals
- 32 hours fieldwork
- assessment and self-directed study
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process,
and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest