This subject will introduce students to the ethical issues, cultural considerations, policy framework and the economic environment that informs conservation practice.
During the pre-teaching period students are expected to complete the course readings, review the lectures and any other course preparation as outlined on the LMS. The LMS will become available at the commencement of the pre-teaching dates.
Intended learning outcomes
Upon completion of this subject students should be able to:
understand the history, context and key issues of the discipline of conservation along with the professional standards required and parameters for sound decision-making; and
be familiar with Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) considerations.