CLIMATE CHANGE ECONOMICS AND POLICY

ECO3CCE

2021

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/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesOnline activities, including short videos, readings, an online quiz and an online problem set

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Evaluate the empirical evidence relating to climate change and its adverse impacts on natural and built environments
02. Apply economic principles relating to climate change and evaluate key mitigation and adaptation policies
03. Discuss core strategic issues relating to international policy coordination to mitigating climate change
04. Assess and propose appropriate adaptation and business strategies in response to climate change

Subject options

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Albury-Wodonga, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online Problem Sets Equivalent to 1500 words in total

N/AOtherIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Final Project Equivalent to 2000 words

N/AOtherIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online Quizzes Multiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online Problem Sets Equivalent to 1500 words in total

N/AOtherIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Final Project Equivalent to 2000 words

N/AOtherIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online Quizzes Multiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online Problem Sets Equivalent to 1500 words in total

N/AOtherIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Final Project Equivalent to 2000 words

N/AOtherIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online Quizzes Multiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Mildura, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online Problem Sets Equivalent to 1500 words in total

N/AOtherIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Final Project Equivalent to 2000 words

N/AOtherIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online Quizzes Multiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Shepparton, 2021, Semester 2, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJan Libich

Class requirements

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 31 - 43
One 3.00 h 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 elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Online Problem Sets Equivalent to 1500 words in total

N/AOtherIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Final Project Equivalent to 2000 words

N/AOtherIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Online Quizzes Multiple choice quizzes, equivalent to 1000 words in total

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3