CLIMATE CHANGE ECONOMICS AND POLICY

ECO3CCE

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Students will be introduced to the concept of climate change and its predicted impacts on natural and built environments. Using climate change economics, students will evaluate various national and international policy frameworks including carbon markets to mitigate human-induced climate change. Students will also explore range of business implications arising from climate change mitigation and adaption policy responses.

FacultyFaculty of Business, Economics and Law

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJayanath Ananda

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsAll reading materials are provided onlinePrescribedAll reading materials provided onlineALL READING MATERIALS PROVIDED ONLINE

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Albury-Wodonga, 2014, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJayanath Ananda

Class requirements

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Delivered via LMS"

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Delivered via LMS"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
discussion forum participation; equivalent to 500 words10
one 2,000-word project60
three online quizzes30

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJayanath Ananda

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Delivered via LMS"

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Delivered via LMS"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
discussion forum participation; equivalent to 500 words10
one 2,000-word project60
three online quizzes30

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJayanath Ananda

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Delivered via LMS"

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Delivered via LMS"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
discussion forum participation; equivalent to 500 words10
one 2,000-word project60
three online quizzes30

Mildura, 2014, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJayanath Ananda

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 20
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 20 and delivered via online.
"Delivered via LMS"

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Delivered via LMS"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
discussion forum participation; equivalent to 500 words10
one 2,000-word project60
three online quizzes30

Shepparton, 2014, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJayanath Ananda

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Delivered via LMS"

Tutorial Week: 10 - 20
One 1.0 hours tutorial per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 20 and delivered via online.
"Delivered via LMS"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
discussion forum participation; equivalent to 500 words10
one 2,000-word project60
three online quizzes30