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2013 HPP308 Sustainable Community Governance

Unit Level: Advanced

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HPP208

OFFERINGS
Not Offered

DESCRIPTION

This unit examines the governance platforms that transform the rhetoric of 'thinking globally, acting locally' into a policy platform that can deliver sustainable communities. The unit draws on sustainable development as a policy framework and a range of local and international examples of sustainable community governance practice to illustrate the key governance platforms that support sustainable community policy strategies.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT: 200 level: 3,000-word assignment (60%), 2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%)
300 level: 3,500-word assignment (60%), 2-hr end-of-sem exam (40%)

TEACHING PATTERN: Int: 2-hr lecture weekly, 1 tutorial fortnightly;
Dist. Ed: web-based delivery of 13 lectures, 1 online tutorial discussion fortnightly

FLEXIBLE & ONLINE STUDY OPTIONS
Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web supported - L
Online access to some part of this unit online is optional
   Fully online - H,I,N,W
This unit is taught entirely online
   Resource supported teaching & learning - H,L,I,N,W
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq 1 Introductory HSG, HIR or HPP units is preferred, or introductory unit from sustainability based disciplines (Geography or Environmental Science)
M.Excl HPP208,HSG223/323, HGE226/326

STAFF: Dr T McCall (Coordinator)

FEES
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