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Units offered by School of Geography and Environmental Science in 2013

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First Year

Unit Code Unit Title When Offered
MON1001 Climate Change: An interdisciplinary challenge Sem 2
ATS1301 / ENV1022 Australian physical environments: Evolution, status and management Sem 2
ATS1309 The global challenge Sem 2
ATS1310 Natural hazards and human vulnerability Sem 1

Second Year

Unit Code Unit Title When Offered
ATS2774 Understanding Australian landscapes: Soil-vegetation dynamics Sem 2
ATS2776 Climatology: Land, ecosystems and the atmosphere Sem 1
ATS2545
Environmental hydrology Not offered
ATS2547 Cities and sustainability Sem 1
ATS2548 Environmental policy and management Sem 1
ATS2778 Public spaces and city life Sem 1
ATS2779 Climate change and variability Sem 2
ATS2780 Geographical analysis Sem 1
ATS2628 Power and poverty: International development in a globalised world Sem 2

Third Year

Unit Code Unit Title When Offered
ATS3543 Archaeology of indigenous Australia Sem 2
ATS3552 Remote Sensing of the Environment Sem 1
ATS3544 Archaeological field and laboratory methods Summer semester
ATS3545 Environmental hydrology Not offered
ATS3546 Environmental assessment and decision making Sem 1
ATS3556 Urbanisation and regional development in the Indo-Pacific rims Not offered
ATS3787 Research methods in geography, environment and sustainability Sem 2
ATS3553 Field studies in regional sustainability Sem 1
ATS3554 Resource evaluation and management Sem 1
ATS3788 Soils, landscape and their management Sem 2
ATS3887 Designing urban futures: Urban climate, water and adaptation Sem 2
ATS3791 Environmental change: Past to future Sem 1
ATS3259 Geographical information systems for environmental management Sem 1
ATS3558 Global change and the earth system Sem 1
ATS3283 Sharing prosperity Sem 1
ATS3902 Geopolitics of Climate Change Sem 2

Fourth Year – Honours

Coordinator – Dr. Stephen Legg

Unit Code Unit Title When Offered
ATS4776 Seminar in geography Sem 1 each year
ATS4889 Directed studies in geography Year round
ATS4778 Honours thesis Part 1Prospective Honours students should first check their intended directed studies units with the Honours Coordinator. A wide range of units are available. Year round
ATS4779 Honours thesis Part 2 Year round

Fourth Year – Coursework

Unit Code Unit Title When Offered
APG4425 Perspectives on environment and sustainability Sem 1
APG4427 Frontiers in sustainability and environment Sem 2
APG4429 Prosperity, poverty and sustainability in a globalised world Sem 1
APG4553 Field studies in regional sustainability Sem 1
APG4554 Resource evaluation & management Sem 1
APG4887 Designing urban futures: Urban climate, water and adaptation Sem 2
APG4552 Remote Sensing of the environment Sem 1
APG4758 Geographical information systems (GIS) for environmental science Sem 1
APG4627 Research in political ecology Sem 1
APG4772 Community Development in a Globalising World Sem 1
APG4558 Global change and earth system Not being offered
APG4283 Sharing prosperity Sem 1
APG4902 Geopolitics of climate change Sem 2
APG4628 Doctrines of development Sem 2

Fifth Year – Coursework

Unit Code Unit Title When Offered
APG5426 Environmental analysis Sem 1
APG5428 Environmental governance and citizenship Sem 2
APG5763 Sustainability internship Sem 1 & 2
APG5433 Corporate sustainability management Sem 1
APG5434 Sustainability measurement Sem 2
APG5804 Environmental revolutions Sem 1
APG5805 The art and business of international development Sem 2