Provides a critical overview of the theory and practice of environmental assessment (EA). Course objectives include gaining familiarity with the fundamentals of EA; exploring substantive and process-oriented issues through case studies; and practising methods and techniques. EA is examined broadly as a management and decision-support tool with applications at the project, planning and policy levels.
Prerequisite: Third- year or fourth-year standing or by permission of the Instructor.
Programs: Sustainable Environmental Management