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ENE1621 - Environmental engineering

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Engineering

Leader: G P Codner


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)


Introduce concepts of sustainable development, the demands of population and economic growth, industrialisation and urbanisation, energy demand and usage, and human environmental disturbance. Two environmental case studies will be covered in detail, designed to illustrate by way of example many of the considerations that underpin many environmental issues/conflicts/ethics. These are climate change and sustainable cities. The multi-disciplinary nature of environmental problems is emphasized together with the need to understand and communicate with other professional and community groups.




Examination: 50%
Group project: 35%
Tutorial involvement 5%
Two individual assignments:10%

Contact hours

3 hours lectures, 2 hours tutorial classes and 7 hours of private study per week