In this specialisation you will examine the role, structure and processes of government, market and civil society in relation to the environment and sustainability agenda. You will examine social and institutional frameworks for environmental governance and the tools for environmental analysis and decision making within the context of different doctrines of development. The specialisation will equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to critically analyse problems of environmental governance and sustainability to enable societal and governmental change.
Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.
Part B. Specialisation preparatory studies (24 points)
- Two units (12 points) from the following:
- Elective units (12 points) from the list of electives under part D below
Part C. Specialist studies (24 points)
- The following three units (18 points):
- One level 5 unit from Part C(a) in any specialisation in this coursein this course (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2017handbooks/courses/S6002.html), or from the list of electives under part D below (6 points)
Part D. Electives
- APG5229 Prosperity, poverty and sustainability in a globalised world
- APG4553 Field studies in regional sustainability
- APG4554 Resource evaluation and management
- APG5804 Environmental revolutions
- BTF5910 Sustainability regulation
- any core unit from Part C in a different specialisation in this coursein this course (http://www.monash.edu.au/pubs/2017handbooks/courses/S6002.html). You must consult with the unit coordinator to ensure you have the cognate knowledge to undertake the unit
Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following course:
- S6002 Master of Environment and Sustainability
Students in other courses are not eligible to complete this specialisation.