University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

AGRIBUS 7064 - Water Security and Governance

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Trimester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Taught as an intensive
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assessment: Assignment, presentation, group work, participation
Syllabus:

This course examines the governance, future security and sustainable management of water resources with a particular focus on agricultural production and increasing demands for water by other sectors (e.g. urban growth, environmental flows). Within the course, students will be exposed to topics such as: the historical, cultural and socio-political contexts of water governance; the range of legal, policy and administrative arrangements for developing, allocating, managing and protecting water resources; water and environmental asset valuation methods; raising awareness of the cross-jurisdictional, multi-level and multi-institutional processes involved; the intersecting and interrelated interests around water resource use and frameworks for stakeholder consultation; examination of frameworks and economic instruments for addressing increasingly complex water security issues such as allocation and trade; and recent remediation programs to counter land and water degradation.

Course Fees

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Student Status

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

Program of Study

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Trimester 1 Mon 15/02/2021 Thu 18/02/2021 Tue 06/04/2021 Wed 28/04/2021


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
30073 LE01 15 6 10 Mar - 12 Mar Wednesday, Friday 9am - 4pm Barr Smith South, 2052, Teaching Room
24 Mar - 26 Mar Wednesday, Friday 9am - 4pm Barr Smith South, 2052, Teaching Room
7 Apr - 9 Apr Wednesday, Friday 9am - 4pm Barr Smith South, 2052, Teaching Room
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
30244 LE02 15 4 10 Mar - 12 Mar Wednesday, Friday 9am - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
24 Mar - 26 Mar Wednesday, Friday 9am - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
7 Apr - 9 Apr Wednesday, Friday 9am - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.