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ES 461

Environmental Impact Assessment

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Also: GEOG 301

Formerly: ES 410

An introduction to the objectives, philosophy, concepts, methods and social implications of environmental impact assessment (EIA). A critical examination of EIA as an analytical tool in the context of resource management and public policy is undertaken. Examples will be drawn from B.C., Canada and other countries.

Note:

  • Credit will be granted for only one of ES 461, ES 410, ES 400A (if taken in MON YEAR - MON YEAR), GEOG 301, GEOG 391 (if taken in the same topic).

Prerequisites:

Undergraduate course in Environmental Studies offered by the School of Environmental Studies in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Schedules:
Summer Fall Spring

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