WATR301-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023

Water Resource Management

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 20 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 5 March 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 14 May 2023

Description

Management of freshwater resources and current issues relating to the use of water. Topics will include; frameworks for water management, reconciling economic, environmental, social and cultural needs, conflicts over water resource use, legislative requirements, hazard management and mitigation, and future water uses. Includes a half-day fieldtrip.

PLEASE NOTE: This course is delivered online jointly with Lincoln University. Lectures are pre-recorded and available on LEARN, and are designed for viewing on a PC. There will be zoom tutorials and help sessions as detailed in the course outline. The course involves a virtual field trip.

Prerequisites

45 points at 200 level in any subject area.

Timetable 2023

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 10:00 - 12:00 Ernest Rutherford 225
20 Feb - 26 Feb
6 Mar - 12 Mar
20 Mar - 26 Mar
24 Apr - 30 Apr
8 May - 14 May
22 May - 28 May
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 10:00 - 12:00 Online Delivery
27 Feb - 5 Mar
13 Mar - 19 Mar
27 Mar - 2 Apr
1 May - 7 May
15 May - 21 May
29 May - 4 Jun

Timetable Note

PLEASE NOTE: This course is delivered online jointly with Lincoln University. Lectures are pre-recorded and available on LEARN, and are designed for viewing on a PC. There will be zoom tutorials and help sessions as detailed in the course outline. The course involves a virtual field trip

Course Coordinator

Edward Challies

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Internal assessment 60%
final exam 40%


60% internal, 40% Exam

Course links

This course uses LEARN as the key point for communication and for posting and hosting lecture material and zoom tutorials (see timetable note, above).

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $951.00

International fee $4,750.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 20 people apply to enrol.

For further information see School of Earth and Environment on the departments and faculties page .

All WATR301 Occurrences

  • WATR301-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023