Economics for Water Resource Management (7921ESC)

This course explores a range of institutions involved in water management and both theoretical and practical approaches to water planning and economics. Students will explore the roles and responsibilities of a various water management stakeholder groups, be introduced to practical tools for effective water planning and learn the principles and frameworks governing water economics and finance. Topics include: planning and resource management instruments; water allocation; internal and external organisational governance arrangements; coordinating water and land use planning; water resources assessment; cost-benefit analysis; multi-criteria decision making; frameworks for stakeholder participation; pro-poor water governance and human rights to water; dispute resolution frameworks; multi-stakeholder privatisation contracts; trade in water services; bulk water exports. Please note: This course is restricted to those students enrolled in the Master of Integrated Water Management (Program 5722) or the Graduate Certificate in Integrated Water Management (Program 3346).

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Postgraduate

Student contribution band

Band 2

Usually available

Nathan Trimester 2Online Trimester 2

Course Attributes

Restricted: Course must be listed in Program

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
7 July 2019
Last day to add a course
20 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
3 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
31 August 2019
Restriction: Student must be enrolled in one of the following programs: 3346 GCert Integrated Water Mgt, 5722 M Integrated Water Mgt, 4194 GDip Integrated Water Mgt, 5611 Master of Environment

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Environment and Science

7921ESC - Economics for Water Resource Management - Part-time Cohort
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (42359) Open 7 July 2019 - 3 November 2019 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
7 July 2019
Last day to add a course
20 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
3 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
31 August 2019
Restriction: Student must be enrolled in one of the following programs: 3346 GCert Integrated Water Mgt, 5722 M Integrated Water Mgt, 4194 GDip Integrated Water Mgt, 5611 Master of Environment

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Environment and Science

7921ESC - Economics for Water Resource Management - Full-time Cohort
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (42358) Open 7 July 2019 - 3 November 2019 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2018
Last day to add a course
21 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
1 September 2018
Restriction: Student must be enrolled in one of the following programs: 3346 GCert Integrated Water Mgt, 5722 M Integrated Water Mgt, 4194 GDip Integrated Water Mgt, 5611 Master of Environment

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Environment and Science

7921ESC - Economics for Water Resource Management - Full-time Cohort
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (46924) 8 July 2018 - 27 October 2018 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2018
Last day to add a course
21 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
1 September 2018
Restriction: Student must be enrolled in one of the following programs: 3346 GCert Integrated Water Mgt, 5722 M Integrated Water Mgt, 4194 GDip Integrated Water Mgt, 5611 Master of Environment

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Environment and Science

7921ESC - Economics for Water Resource Management - Part-time Cohort
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (46925) Open 8 July 2018 - 27 October 2018 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.