CLIMATE CHANGE ECONOMICS AND POLICY

ECO3CCE

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

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

SchoolLa Trobe Business School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJan Libich

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

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Evaluate the empirical evidence relating to climate change and its adverse impacts on natural and built environments

Activities:
Online activities, including short videos, readings, an online quiz and an online problem set
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)

02. Apply economic principles relating to climate change and evaluate key mitigation and adaptation policies

Activities:
Online activities, including short videos, readings, an online quiz and an online problem set
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)

03. Discuss core strategic issues relating to international policy coordination to mitigating climate change

Activities:
Online activities, including short videos, readings, an online quiz and an online problem set
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)

04. Assess and propose appropriate adaptation and business strategies in response to climate change

Activities:
Online activities, including short videos, readings and an online problem set
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing)

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2020, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online Problem SetsEquivalent to 1500 words in total30 01, 02, 03
Final ProjectEquivalent to 2000 words50 01, 02, 03, 04
Online QuizzesMultiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total20 01, 02, 03

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online Problem SetsEquivalent to 1500 words in total30 01, 02, 03
Final ProjectEquivalent to 2000 words50 01, 02, 03, 04
Online QuizzesMultiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total20 01, 02, 03

Melbourne, 2020, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online Problem SetsEquivalent to 1500 words in total30 01, 02, 03
Final ProjectEquivalent to 2000 words50 01, 02, 03, 04
Online QuizzesMultiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total20 01, 02, 03

Mildura, 2020, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online Problem SetsEquivalent to 1500 words in total30 01, 02, 03
Final ProjectEquivalent to 2000 words50 01, 02, 03, 04
Online QuizzesMultiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total20 01, 02, 03

Online, 2020, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online Problem SetsEquivalent to 1500 words in total30 01, 02, 03
Final ProjectEquivalent to 2000 words50 01, 02, 03, 04
Online QuizzesMultiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total20 01, 02, 03

Shepparton, 2020, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Online Problem SetsEquivalent to 1500 words in total30 01, 02, 03
Final ProjectEquivalent to 2000 words50 01, 02, 03, 04
Online QuizzesMultiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total20 01, 02, 03