URBAN GOVERNANCE, STRATEGY AND PLANNING LAW

PLA5UGP

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students examine the statutory bases of planning landuse and development control, in particular relevant Acts and related legislation. Topics covered include: planning as a process and the limitations of landuse and development controls; the principles of judicial review of administrative action; scheme amendment; permit applications and applications for review; enforcement; and compensation for land acquisition and the impact of planning decisions. In this subject the focus is on the formulation and implementation of planning policies and development controls on land.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorTrevor Budge

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Enrolment in a Planning postgrduate program. Students enrolled in ACCPD or AGCPD or AMCPD or AMSPMD

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects PLA4SP, PLA4UGP

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsStatutory planning in Victoria,PrescribedEccles, D. and Bryant, T.2ND EDN, FEDERATION PRESS 1999

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTrevor Budge

Class requirements

Block Mode Week: 31 - 43
One 6.5 hours block mode other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Block Mode Week: 31 - 43
One 6.5 hours block mode other recurrence on saturday during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
1 x case study 1500 word report30
1 x 1 hour test20
1 x 750 word reflective piece15
1 x group report and presentation20
1 x role play15