There are no specifically prescribed or recommended texts for this subject.
- Subject notes
Safety boots, high visibility vests and safety spectacles are required for site visits.
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The key learning method used in the subject is build knowledge and understanding around the site chosen for the visits and assessment. Intensive workshops and lectures are used to highlight the main issues. These are concentrated in first 8 weeks of the semester to allow this information to be applied the main assignment.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
Standards Australia (2004) AS/NZS ISO 14001:2004 Environmental management systems - Requirements with guidance for use. Sydney.
Standards Australia (2004) AS/NZS ISO 14004:2004 Environmental management systems - General guidelines on principles, systems and support techniques. Sydney.
Standards Australia (2009) AS/NZS ISO 31000:2009 Risk management - Principles and guidelines. Sydney.
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
This subject uses a real industry site as the basis for the learning and assessment. Students visit the site and undertake preparatory activities for writing components of an environmental management system for the site. The subject also invites experienced EMS auditors and consultants to assist in teaching activities and assessment.
- Related Handbook entries
This subject contributes to the following:
Type Name Course Doctor of Philosophy - Engineering Course Master of Engineering Project Management Course Master of Philosophy - Engineering Course Ph.D.- Engineering Course Master of Environmental Engineering Major Climate Change Major Tailored Specialisation Major Waste Management Major Climate Change Specialisation (formal) Civil Major Environmental Science Major Governance, Policy and Markets Major Governance, Policy and Markets Informal specialisation Master of Engineering (Environmental) Major Tailored Specialisation Major Tailored Specialisation Major Tailored Specialisation Major Waste Management Informal specialisation Master of Engineering (Civil) Major Climate Change Major Governance, Policy and Communication Major Energy Studies Major Waste Management Major Tailored Specialisation Major Tailored Specialisation Major Energy Studies Specialisation (formal) Environmental Major Environmental Science Major Environmental Science
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
Additional information for this subject
Subject coordinator approval required
Last updated: 2 December 2019