Environmental Impact Assessment Law (LAWS6043)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit has three fundamental aims. The first is to provide a sound analysis of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) procedures in NSW and at the Commonwealth level. The second aim is to develop a critical understanding of EIA as a distinctive regulatory device by examining its historical, ethical and political dimensions as well as relevant aspects of legal theory. The third and ultimate aim is to combine these doctrinal and theoretical forms of knowledge so we can suggest possible improvements to the current practice of EIA in Australia.
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May 23, 24 & 30, 31 (9-5)
4000wd essay (50%) and take-home exam (50%)
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