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.
||AT LEAST 12 CREDIT POINTS OF LEVEL 2 SUBJECTS INCLUDING 6 CREDITS OF LEVEL 2 EV OR
Study Period 2
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019
||Assoc. Professor David King, Dr Jane Addison.
- 26 hours lectures
- 36 hours practicals
||quizzes or tests (40%); field report (60%).
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