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Unit of Study ENO72001 - Policy and Legislation for Waste Management (2020)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 evaluate waste management policy and legislation with reference to sound ethical frameworks and sustainability
2 critically analyse legislative and incentive based frameworks and use these to respond creatively to intellectual, professional, environmental and social challenges
3 apply disciplinary knowledge and skills in professional and community settings to develop solutions for managing and minimising waste
4 evaluate the effectiveness of different policies and legislation to manage waste
5 understand the linkages between waste management policy and legislation in the different tiers of government.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. evaluate waste management policy and legislation with reference to sound ethical frameworks and sustainability
    • GA3:
    • GA4:
  2. critically analyse legislative and incentive based frameworks and use these to respond creatively to intellectual, professional, environmental and social challenges
    • GA2:
    • GA3:
  3. apply disciplinary knowledge and skills in professional and community settings to develop solutions for managing and minimising waste
    • GA4:
  4. evaluate the effectiveness of different policies and legislation to manage waste
    • GA2:
    • GA3:
    • GA4:
  5. understand the linkages between waste management policy and legislation in the different tiers of government.
    • GA4: