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Area/Catalogue
ARCH 6014

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

Note: This offering may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Course ID
170713

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2021.

Course owner

Course owner
UniSA Creative

Course aim

To provide students with an understanding of legal and ethical issues in urban and regional planning professional practice.

Course content

Students will develop knowledge of planning law and relevant regulations relating to urban development, land division and land titles, aboriginal land rights in Australia, and the Australian legal system with a focus on South Australia's planning legislation. Students will gain an understanding of the role of the public sector in policy- and decision-making processes and ethical issues in contemporary planning practice including the role of the planner acting as expert witness in development assessment.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 1 hour x 12 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 12 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Lecture (online) 1 hour x 12 sessions
Tutorial (online) 2 hours x 12 sessions

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Essay 2000 words 40% N/A
Report 2500 words 60% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Essay 2000 words 40% N/A
Report 2500 words 60% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the university. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note: all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation.

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