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  • Land And Environment Research ProjectENST30002

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    An individual program of supervised research in which the student designs a research project, in consultation with the supervisor, carries out and presents the results of the project. Detailed requirements are to be negotiated with the supervisor and the subject coordinator. Each student will rec...

  • Environmental Research Project (25)ENST90007

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject allows students to conduct an independent, original research project in a specified area of environment and sustainability. The project comprises a review of a body of literature, a review and discussion of methodology and/ or an evaluation of research or experimental protocols and s...

  • Consumerism and the Growth EconomyENST90019

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This interdisciplinary course focuses on theoretical, empirical, and policy issues surrounding the core ideas of consumerism, economic growth, and sustainability. Drawing on sociology, psychology, ecology, normative ethics, economics, and politics, students will critically engage questions about ...

  • Environmental Industry Research (50)ENST90020

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject allows students to conduct an substantial independent, original research project in a specified area of environment and sustainability, in collaboration with an industry partner. The project addresses a real world problem in an industry context and comprises a review of a body of lit...

  • Environmental Research Project - 25 Pt2ENST90036

    Offered:January, JulyYear:2019

    This subject allows students to conduct an independent, original research project in a specified area of environment and sustainability. The project comprises a review of a body of literature, a review and discussion of methodology and/ or an evaluation of research or experimental protocols and s...

  • Environmental Research Project (50)ENST90016

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject allows students to conduct a substantial, independent, original research project in a specified area of environment and sustainability. The project comprises a review of a body of literature, a review and discussion of methodology and/ or an evaluation of research or experimental pro...

  • Analysing Ecosystems and Their ValuesENST90044

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Terrestrial ecosystems provide a wide range of values—from biodiversity and carbon storage to clean water and recreational opportunities in interaction with social systems. Managing ecosystems to sustain these values requires understanding what values exist in a given ecosystem, their interaction...

  • Environmental Industry Research - 50 Pt2ENST90042

    Offered:January, JulyYear:2019

    This subject allows students to conduct an substantial independent, original research project in a specified area of environment and sustainability, in collaboration with an industry partner. The project addresses a real world problem in an industry context and comprises a review of a body of lit...

  • Environmental Policy InstrumentsENST90017

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The subject focuses on the development and critical assessment of a range of past, current and proposed environmental policies in Australia, Europe, the US and other parts of the world. The subject covers a range of topics including energy, transport, biodiversity loss, fisheries management, rura...

  • Economic Tools for the EnvironmentENST20004

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject provides students with hands-on experiences in the use of economic tools to assess and develop environmental protection strategies. This includes methods for evaluating “environmentally friendly” products, projects and policies in terms of their benefits and costs. Benefits considere...

  • Landscape Governance and PolicyENST90046

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    We live in a world of limited natural resources and decision making about the allocation of land and resources is no longer just the realm of nation-states and governments. Landscape governance involves governments, civil society groups and private sector actors. This subject provides students wi...

  • Human Behaviour and EnvironmentENST20001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject explores psychological and social dimensions of environmental sustainability and landscape and ecosystem management. The subject examines the ways humans experience, interact and behave in the physical environment. This is done by exploring psycho-social dimensions of human-environme...

  • Social Impact Assessment and EvaluationENST90002

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject develops the skills to understand and assess the social impacts of development, including international development projects, resource management, and proposed infrastructure or new policies. We do this in two ways: by looking at how to assess the impacts of proposed projects, and th...

  • Environmental Research Project - 50 Pt2ENST90038

    Offered:January, JulyYear:2019

    This subject allows students to conduct a substantial, independent, original research project in a specified area of environment and sustainability. The project comprises a review of a body of literature, a review and discussion of methodology and/ or an evaluation of research or experimental pro...

  • Environmental Research Review (12.5)ENST90006

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject allows students to conduct an original literature review of research relevant to clearly specified area of environment and sustainability. The project comprises a substantial review of a body of literature or an evaluation of research or experimental protocols. The specific focus of ...

  • Sustainability and Behaviour ChangeENST90032

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    It is perhaps obvious that human behaviour is having a negative impact on our environment. Behavioural change, thus, is pivotal to ensure a more environmentally sustainable future. However the question of behavioural change is vexed. Some argue that humans are ‘naturally’ greedy and selfish, othe...

  • Spatial Tools for Ecosystem ManagementENST90045

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    The course covers the fundamentals of spatial analysis for ecosystem management and conservation problems. Students will develop skills in the application of remote sensing and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for landscape analysis of data. Methodologies for collecting, analysing and interpr...

  • Reading Western LiteratureENST10002

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to the practice of reading Western literature in an academic context. Through an examination of different forms, including prose fiction, poetry and drama, students will develop an understanding of literature as a process of critical and reflective reading. The su...

  • Sustainable LandscapesENST90043

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    Sustainable Landscapes combines social and ecological disciplines to consider the management of urban and rural/regional landscapes for sustainable futures. Subject teaching includes weekly lectures and a 1x weekend field trip to observe and discuss management of landscapes for sustainable outcom...

  • Climate Analysis and ModellingATOC90006

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The course introduces students to the philosophy and techniques of the quantitative analysis of weather and climate data, and modelling the large-scale atmospheric system. Among the topics to be covered are the maintenance of the general circulation of the atmosphere, a discussion of the global e...