Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:August, Creswick - Taught on campus.
Please note that this subject has a pre-teaching period and during this time students will be required to read through the provided reference materials using the required assessment task as a guide to the areas on which to focus. The aim is to have all students familiarise themselves with the materials to ensure that the face to face contact is as productive as possible.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 40 hours of lectures, tutorials and practical work. |
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It is recommended that students have a sound working knowledge of spreadsheet tools such as Microsoft Excel.
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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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. This course requires all students to enrol in subjects where they must actively and safely contribute to field excursions and laboratory activities. Students who feel their disability will impact on meeting this requirement are encouraged to discuss this matter with the Subject Coordinator and Disability Liaison http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/ students email: firstname.lastname@example.org
CoordinatorMr Braden Jenkin
Graduate School of Science
Mr Braden Jenkin
This subject covers the management of forest businesses and decision-making for public and private forest organisations. Students will be required to undertake the preparation of a business plan for a forest management enterprise including the preparation of a detailed financial model.
At the conclusion of this subject students will:
The major assessment involves preparing a detailed business plan (3000 words) of a proposal to develop a plantation estate and the development of a financial model / analysis tool (equivalent to 1800 words)- this is done in 2 stages:
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Links to further information:||http://graduate.science.unimelb.edu.au/master-of-forest-ecosystem-science|
Graduate Certificate in Forest Systems Management |
Graduate Diploma in Forest Systems Management
Master of Forest Ecosystem Science
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