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Social Impact Assessment - GEOP462

Social impact assessment (SIA) is an important assessment tool with wide application – to land use planning and related public policy areas such as public health. The unit provides an introduction to and broad overview of SIA in urban and regional environments, and addresses both the processes needed to accomplish a diligent assessment and the resources available to inform the assessment process. Through the use of case studies, the unit provides an insight into practical difficulties, common mistakes and ethical issues that are frequently encountered.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

S2 Day - Session 2, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Dr Alison Ziller

39cp at 100 level or above Prerequisite Information


NCCW(s): ENVG462, GEOS462
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Unit Type:
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Geography and Planning

Faculty of Arts

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