|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Marine & Environmental Sciences|
The subject will bridge the gap between university graduate and practicing Urban and Regional Planner through the development of knowledge and skills underpinning the Native Title process and land use planning system. The subject introduces students to the common law and statutory theory of Native Title. The subject will specifically focus on Native Title law including the creation and implementation of Indigenous Land Use Agreements and how the governance procedures within the law impact upon development opportunities. A detailed case study examination of the statutory regime for the recognition and protection of native title rights and interests as these relate to land use planning in northern Australia will be undertaken. This subject if offered externally and can be taken by students from any JCU campus.
|Cairns, Block, Study Period 4|
|Census Date 26-Mar-2015|
|Face to face teaching (TBA)|
|Coordinator:||Dr Sharon Harwood|
|Lecturers:||Dr Sharon Harwood, <Person not found>.|
|Assessment:||assignments (50%); tutorial discussion (20%); quiz (30%).|
Note: 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 official information.