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Postgraduate | TAS-KSM703 | 2024

Global Environmental Governance

Course information for 2024 intake

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Start dates
22 July 2024,
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks

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Global Environmental Governance

About this subject

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

    1. Explain principal debates relating to the issues and practices of global environmental governance.
    2. Analyse an environmental issue or problem by applying key theories of global environmental governance.
    3. Evaluate governments’ and other organisations’ policies and practices relating to the environment.
    4. Analyse and manage environmental governance problems using problem solving, advocacy and teamwork skills.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • TAS-SCM-GDI-2024 - Graduate Diploma of Strategic Communication

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements - The subject is taught as an intensive 5-day block of seminars which will be held during the Semester 2 mid-semester break (i.e. late August/early September). Students will participate in these seminars either in person or online; depending on their mode of enrolment. Following these seminars; students will write a research paper on a relevant topic of interest; as approved by the subject coordinator; for submission at the end of the semester.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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