To provide students with advanced skills and techniques to sustain effective partnerships with government, business/industry and the wider community.
The social process of urban biodiversity management. The need to balance demands for continuing economic development and continuing improvement in the quality of social life with demands for urban biodiversity conservation and restoration. Identifying and understanding the interests of stakeholders in the outcome of urban biodiversity management projects, including:
- governments and government agencies at the federal, state and local levels
- non-government organisations with a wide variety of agendas
- individuals and groups of people likely to be directly affected by the projects
- the wider community
Means of facilitating co-operation and compromise among these stakeholders and encouraging them to become involved in and jointly own urban biodiversity management projects. Techniques for surveying, analysing and influencing community attitudes and behaviour towards urban biodiversity projects.
|INTERNAL, CITY EAST
||2 hours x 12 weeks
|Field Placement (Fieldwork)
||4 excursions x N/A
Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.
|INTERNAL, CITY EAST
|Assignment 1: workshop exercises
|Assignment 2: project evaluation
|Assignment 3: community engagement plan
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