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LAWS515 Resource Management Law

An introduction to the principles of Resource Management Law.

This paper focuses upon the workings of the Resource Management Act 1991, which is the main statute regulating the use of land, air and water in New Zealand. Knowledge of resource management law is relevant to many areas of legal practice.

Paper title Resource Management Law
Paper code LAWS515
Subject Law
EFTS 0.125
Points 15 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $925.38
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $3,400.00

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Restriction
LAWS 315, LAWS 415
Limited to
MPlan
Contact
law@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Associate Professor Ceri Warnock
Textbooks
Course materials provided.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
  • Students will develop a good foundational knowledge of resource management law, practice and procedures
  • Students will develop their ability to question and critique the law
  • Students will develop their general learning and research skills
  • Students will gain the skills and confidence to advise and represent clients in resource management law.

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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Tuesday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41

An introduction to the principles of Resource Management Law.

This paper focuses upon the workings of the Resource Management Act 1991, which is the main statute regulating the use of land, air and water in New Zealand. Knowledge of resource management law is relevant to many areas of legal practice.

Paper title Resource Management Law
Paper code LAWS515
Subject Law
EFTS 0.125
Points 15 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

^ Top of page

Restriction
LAWS 315, LAWS 415
Limited to
MPlan
Contact
law@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Associate Professor Ceri Warnock
Textbooks
Course materials provided.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Students will develop a good foundational knowledge of resource management law, practice and procedures
  • Students will develop their ability to question and critique the law
  • Students will develop their general learning and research skills
  • Students will gain the skills and confidence to advise and represent clients in resource management law.

^ Top of page

Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Tuesday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41