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Patterns and Processes of Landscape Fire (FRST90025) // Further information

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Further information

  • Texts

    Prescribed texts

    Recommended texts and other resources

    Bradstock RA, Gill AM, Williams RJ (2012) 'Flammable Australia: Fire Regimes, Biodiversity and Ecosystems in a Changing World.' (CSIRO publishing: Collingwood, VIC, Australia)

    Cheney NP, Sullivan AL (1997) 'Grassfires: Fuel, Weather and Fire Behaviour.' (CSIRO Publishing: Collingwood, Victoria)

    Cruz MG, Gould JS, Alexander ME, Sullivan AL, McCaw WL, Matthews S (2015) 'A guide to rate of fire spread models for Australian vegetation.' (Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council Limited and Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation)

  • Subject notes

    This subject can be taken as part of the Graduate Certificate in Bushfire Planning and Management.

    The subject involves a week long field trip to the Creswick campus where field and laboratory studies will be undertaken. Students will be expected to make their own way to Creswick for a 9am start on day 1 of the subject. Accommodation is available at the University of Melbourne campus. Students will be asked to contribute to travel, accommodation and food expenses while in the field of week 1.

  • Incidental costs

    Students will be asked to contribute to travel, accommodation and food expenses while in the field.

  • 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.

  • Available to Study Abroad and/or Study Exchange Students

    This subject is available to students studying at the University from eligible overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad. Students are required to satisfy any listed requirements, such as pre- and co-requisites, for enrolment in the subject.