EV5020 - Human Dimensions of Nature, Environment and Conservation
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Science and Engineering
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.
- apply human dimensions theory and methods to analysing real-world environmental issues;
- demonstrate an understanding of the relevance and importance of including a consideration
of the human dimensions in natural resource conservation and management;
- demonstrate knowledge of relevant human dimensions concepts and methods.
|A basic understanding of environmental management and conservation principles and
issues is assumed for students undertaking this subject.
Study Period 1
|Census Date 28-Mar-2019
||Dr Amy Diedrich
||Assoc. Professor Simon Foale, Dr Georgina Gurney, Dr Amy Diedrich.
- 26 hours lectures
- 39 hours tutorials
||presentations (40%); tutorial attendance and participation (10%); written assessments (50%).
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process, and in case of
minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest