[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Home Monash Info News and Events Campuses and Faculties Monash University
Monash University Handbooks


Environmental law for business (6 points)


Leader: Mr Wayne Gumley

Caulfield First semester 2003 (Day)
Caulfield First semester 2004 (Day)

Synopsis: An introduction to environmental law in Australia with special emphasis on its application to business and development projects. Covering (1) sources of environmental law including property rights, common law liability, government responsibilities, international obligations; (2) specific regulatory schemes for management of land, water, air pollution, industrial waste, product standards and taxation concessions; (3) non-coercive strategies and other recent developments, green taxes, emission trading and voluntary agreements.

Assessment: Class participation: 30% + Examination (3 hours, open book): 70%

Contact Hours: 3 hours per week

Help | Contacts | Site Map | Staff Directory | Search