Special Topic: Assessing and Communicating Environmental Effects and Risks

15 points

Not offered 2021

For further information see School of Earth and Environment


The course provides an overview of the frameworks and methodologies used to assessenvironmental effects and risks, including environmental impact assessments, environmental riskassessment, and the cultural health index. Students will undertake an assessment ofenvironmental effects as part of this course. Risk communication is an important skill forEnvironmental Scientists. Through this course students will develop skills for effective riskcommunication to diverse audiences.


Subject to approval of the Head of Department.