Using Evidence to Improve Waterway Management

Area of Study Type of Course Level of Study
Environmental Professional Development None
Course Using Evidence to Improve Waterway Management
Partner Faculty Faculty of Science
Course Description

The University of Melbourne is offering a new guided learning workshop.  This workshop will use case studies and real world exercises from Australia and overseas to focus on understanding physical aspects of changes in waterways. We will teach you how to use historical evidence, data and analyses to question conventional views and paradigms about waterway behaviour and make decisions based on evidence.

Delivery Mode Face to face - case study workshops
Who Should Apply

Waterway Managers, Land Managers, Mine Planners, Bridge Engineers, Consultants in Land and Waterway Management, Students of Science and Engineering, Employees of Catchment Management Authorities, Melbourne Water, Urban and Rural Water Authorities, Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, Environmental Water Holders, Environmental NGOs, VicRoads.

Academic and Teaching Team

Dr John Tilleard - John has an engineering background and extensive experience in river morphology. He has served on the Boards of Yarra Valley Water and Southern Rural Water and has provided advice on water and the environment to governments, public authorities, private companies and individuals in Australia and overseas

Dr Anthony Ladson, Tony has more than 25 years experience in hydrology and river management and has worked on projects throughout Australia, the US, PNG and Taiwan. Tony has more than 100 refereed publication and has completed a book on Australian Hydrology for Oxford University Press. Tony is an experienced researcher, consultant and teacher.

For further information please refer to this link.

Delivery Dates and Times

To Be Advised

Arrival - 9.30am
Start time - 10am
End time - 5pm
(5pm to 6pm - networking)

Delivery Venue Parkville campus - Room to be confirmed
Course Fees

$795 (excl gst) per day

Limited to 30 registrations per workshop

Fee Inclusions

Course fees include:

  • Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Networking catering
  • Workshop Notes
  • Certificate of Attendance from The University of Melbourne
Related Courses and Subjects Graduate Certificate in Catchment and Waterway Management
Contact Us Program Coordinator: Claudine Evans
Phone: (03) 9035 6419