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|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: A one-day excursion (four hours), eight hours of lectures and thirty six hours of tutorial/practical classes. |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Prerequisites:||431-202 Engineering Analysis B and 421-210 Environmental Engineering|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
|Subject Overview:|| |
The objective of this subject is to have students experience solving a substantial and realistic environmental engineering design problem working in groups and as individuals.
Topics covered include general issues relating to environmental engineering design including engineering design methodology; systems and optimisation; application of economic analysis; environmental and social considerations; sustainable development; environmental impact statements and assessments; public participation; international protocols, eg. Ramsar, Kyoto, Rio; and design projects, analysis and presentation of large data sets.
|Assessment:||One end-of-semester written report not exceeding 50 pages (60%). Up to six minor reports, assignments or multimedia presentations not exceeding 20 pages equivalent spread throughout the first 8 weeks of semester (35%). Four contributions to a reflective journal (5%)|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:|| |
Bachelor of Engineering (EngineeringManagement) Environmental |
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental Engineering)
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) and Bachelor of Science
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