Environmental Impact Assessment

72296

Environmental impact assessment (EIA) is an essential part of effective environmental management. Its key purpose is to examine the potential environmental effects of resource use. This course is designed to provide you with a practical understanding of EIA principles and processes. You will explore the development of EIA and look at its practical application in New Zealand. You will also look at common practice problems and explore the critical role of the public in EIA processes.

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    Level
    6
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    Credits
    20
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    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

Topics covered include

  • purpose and principles of EIA
  • requirements for EIA in New Zealand
  • practical methods and techniques; and
  • current issues in EIA practice.

Assessment

This course is 100% internally assessed

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.

Lecturer / Tutor

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Certificate of Proficiency
Bachelor's Degree
Graduate Certificate
Graduate Diploma
  •  
    Level
    6
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    EFTs
    0.1667
  • Cost
    2019
    NZ students $730 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $2,254 + $60 annual administration fee
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying