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Bachelor of Planning

Major In Environmental and Physical Planning

Recommended for students wishing to focus their studies and career on environmental planning and sustainability in the planning or urban/regional development sectors of the economy.

This major provides students with an understanding of responsible and sustainable development, which meets the needs and interests of society while maintaining the integrity of the natural environment.

Non-Standard Timetable Information (e.g. early start, weekend courses, etc)

This major will be delivered across campuses. Students will be required to attend classes on both campuses to complete the major.

Related careers

Environmental Planner, Urban Planner, Town Planner, Statutory Planner, Transport Planner, Regional Planner

Major structure

This Major structure will be available to students commencing the Major from Semester 2, 2014 onwards.

This unitset structure contains information about the units which comprise the course as well as the credit points required to successfully complete it.

Recommended for students wishing to focus their studies and career on environmental planning and sustainability in the planning or urban/regional development sectors of the economy.
This major provides students with an understanding of responsible and sustainable development, which meets the needs and interests of society while maintaining the integrity of the natural environment.

Careers
Environmental Planner, Urban Planner, Town Planner, , Statutory Planner, Transport Planner, Regional Planner



Core Units
The Environmental and Physical Planning major consists of 120 credit points (8 units) comprising 6 core units and 2 elective units.

UnitDescription Points
SCI1185Ecology 15
SCI3301Catchment Health and Management 15
SCM3203Environmental Impact Assessment 15
ACS2122Aboriginal Perspectives on the Environment 15
PLN3630Environmental Planning 15
ECF3603Environmental Economics 15
 


Elective Units
Plus two units selected from:

UnitDescription Points
CMM1107Creative Thinking 15
FBL3501Business Practicum 15
GEO3123Physical Geography: Landforms and Landscapes 15
GEO3124A Planet Transformed: Biogeography, Ecology and Conservation 15
GEO3127People and Global Environmental Issues 15
MAN2610Managing for Sustainability*15
MAT1184Problem Solving and Modelling 15
MAT2440Time Series Forecasting 15
SCI1181Managing the Environment 15
SCI1186Understanding Pollution 15
SCM2104Geographical Information Systems 15
 


* Bachelor of Planning students only require SCI1001 as a pre requisite.

***For students in the Bachelor of Planning SCI1185 Ecology is the only prerequisite required for SCM3203 Environmental Impact Assessment.

This major can also be studied in the following courses:

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