LLM530 Natural Resources, Relationships and Agreements

Updated: 15 February 2019
Credit Points 6
Location Teaching Period Mode of Study
Armidale Trimester 2 Online
Armidale Trimester 2 On Campus
Intensive School(s) None
Supervised Exam There is no supervised examination.
Pre-requisites candidature in JD or LLM or GradCertESMCC or GradDipESMCC or GradDipSc or GradCertSust or GradDipSust or MA or MECRD or MEnvAdvcy or MESMCC or MSust or MNatResGov
Co-requisites None
Restrictions LLM630
Notes None
Combined Units None
Coordinator(s) Cameron Moore (cmoore6@une.edu.au)
Unit Description

This unit will equip students with a sound understanding of the challenges and opportunities for landscape-scale natural resource management strategies, including institutional issues of coordination. Students will develop a deep understanding of the legal and managerial complexities associated with biodiversity conservation on private lands, including negotiation of interests, as well as legal and administrative aspects of agreements.

Materials Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
Disclaimer Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.
Assessment Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
Learning Outcomes (LO) Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. demonstrate an advanced understanding of methods for developing community National Resource Management engagement strategies; and demonstrate an awareness of strategies for implementation and management agreements;
  2. use initiative and judgement to critically discuss the effectiveness or otherwise of the methods of developing National Resource Management engagement strategies; and reflect on how these strategies affect the different stakeholders or the public generally;
  3. identify and evaluate the available strategies that might be implemented and monitored to ensure the sustainability of resources to complete an issues analysis for contract design and negotiation using cognitive and creative skills; and
  4. demonstrate a well-developed ability to act autonomously to present a clear and coherent exposition of the relevant knowledge that evidences legal research, legal reasoning and professional judgment to the relevant stakeholders.