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SOCI 314

Professional Practice

Course overview

You’ll take a critical look at the issues you will face in the provision of professional services in environmental management and planning.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
  • a minimum of 75 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • a minimum of 75 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • any level 200 course
  • any level 300 course

and

  • restriction Policy and Practice, SOCI-315
  • restriction Landscape Architecture Professional Practice, LASC-415

Available semesters Semester 2 2021
Credits 15
Domestic fees $775.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Describe the historical and contemporary characteristics of professions and professionalism in environmental management and planning.
  2. Describe the responsibilities, objectives and ethics of providing professional environmental management and planning services.
  3. Explain the legal framework surrounding professional practice in this area.
  4. Critically analyse key organisational practices and client relationships in professional environmental management and planning.
  5. Apply the principles of professional practice to environmental management and planning.

Course examiners

Hamish Rennie

Hamish Rennie

Associate Professor

Department of Environmental Management

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