Environmental Planning Law (LAWS6045)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit examines the legal and institutional structures for land-use regulation and the resolution of land-use conflicts. The focus is on environmental planning, development control and environmental impact assessment. The unit will examine the design of environmental planning systems, the various types of development assessment systems, the opportunities for public involvement in decision-making processes, and the role of courts and tribunals in resolving land-use disputes.

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Classes

Aug 22, 23 & 29, 30 (9-5)

Assessment

class participation (20%) and 7000wd essay (80%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

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