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Course Code: EVSP411 Course ID: 2990 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course is an introduction to environmental policy, regulation, and law in the U.S. Subjects covered will include command and control of regulation, air quality, water quality, control of toxic materials, waste management, energy, and natural resources.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
07/27/2021 - 12/31/2021 01/03/2022 - 02/27/2022 January Winter 2022 Session B 8 Week session
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
09/28/2021 - 03/04/2022 03/07/2022 - 05/01/2022 March Winter 2022 Session D 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session
11/30/2021 - 04/29/2022 05/02/2022 - 06/26/2022 May Spring 2022 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

LO-1 Summarize key terms, approaches, and concepts of environmental policy, laws, and regulation

LO-2 Compare and contrast U.S. federal policies and regulations with those overlapping policies and regulations at the state level, as well as historical versions of the policies and regulations with contemporary versions

LO-3 Analyze case studies that illustrate environmental issues and principles

LO-4 Apply professional standards for incorporating and citing sources within communications

LO-5 Design successful environmental strategies that enhance compliance while supporting organizational missions

LO-6 Describe the intent and impact of the Clean Air Act (CAA) and the Clean Water Act (CWA)

LO-7 Demonstrate how environmental laws are enforced

LO-8 Compare and contrast the relationship between the CWA and other environmental regulations

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

LO-1 Summarize key terms, approaches, and concepts of environmental policy, laws, and regulation

LO-2 Compare and contrast U.S. federal policies and regulations with those overlapping policies and regulations at the state level, as well as historical versions of the policies and regulations with contemporary versions

LO-3 Analyze case studies that illustrate environmental issues and principles

LO-4 Apply professional standards for incorporating and citing sources within communications

LO-5 Design successful environmental strategies that enhance compliance while supporting organizational missions

LO-6 Describe the intent and impact of the Clean Air Act (CAA) and the Clean Water Act (CWA)

LO-7 Demonstrate how environmental laws are enforced

LO-8 Compare and contrast the relationship between the CWA and other environmental regulations

Book Title:To find the library e-book(s) req'd for your course, please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the eReserve by course #.
Author: No Author Specified
 
Book Title:The New Environmental Regulation-e-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9780262562188
Publication Info:MIT Press Lib
Author:Fiorino
Unit Cost:$33.46
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.