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Undergraduate | TAS-XBR117 | 2023


Study method
100% online
100% online
Start dates
10 July 2023
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
14 weeks

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About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Recognise the technological, social, environmental, economic and political factors affecting energy use and energy policy.
    2. Calculate direct and embodied energy consumption using information from a range of sources.
    3. Explain the complex issues related to the ongoing energy debate and illustrate your findings in reports and presentations.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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