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Course Code: EVSP413 Course ID: 2942 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course focuses on contemporary theories and practices associated with environmental and ecosystems management. Industrial, economic, commercial, political, developmental, and other issues and concerns that influence environmental and ecosystems management are addressed. (Prerequisite: EVSP310)

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 Discuss the evolution of and processes involved with environmental planning in the United States.

LO-2 Demonstrate knowledge of land conservation tools and sustainable development.

LO-3 Describe the tools used at Federal, State and local levels to promote environmental and ecosystem planning.

LO-4 Evaluate techniques used for natural hazard mitigation and ecosystem and watershed protection.

LO-5 Analyze the application of GIS and other computer technologies for land use planning and environmental management.

LO-6 Discuss primary methods of assessing surface water transport and management tools.

LO-7 Assess fundamentals of groundwater management, urban forestry, and wetlands mitigation.

LO-8 Integrate course materials learned to discuss complex issues of habitat, biodiversity, carrying capacity, and environmental impact statement analysis.

NameGrade %
Weekly Forums 24.00 %
Forum 1 3.00 %
Forum 2 3.00 %
Forum 3 3.00 %
Forum 4 3.00 %
Forum 5 3.00 %
Forum 6 3.00 %
Forum 7 3.00 %
Forum 8 3.00 %
Quizzes 40.00 %
Quiz 4 (Week 6) 8.00 %
Quiz 3 (Week 4) 8.00 %
Quiz 1 (Week 2) 8.00 %
Quiz 2 (Week 3) 8.00 %
Quiz 5 (Week 7) 8.00 %
Project Presentation Proposal 15.00 %
Project Topic Proposal (Week 5) 15.00 %
Final Project Presentation 21.00 %
Final Project 21.00 %

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

LO-1 Discuss the evolution of and processes involved with environmental planning in the United States.

LO-2 Demonstrate knowledge of land conservation tools and sustainable development.

LO-3 Describe the tools used at Federal, State and local levels to promote environmental and ecosystem planning.

LO-4 Evaluate techniques used for natural hazard mitigation and ecosystem and watershed protection.

LO-5 Analyze the application of GIS and other computer technologies for land use planning and environmental management.

LO-6 Discuss primary methods of assessing surface water transport and management tools.

LO-7 Assess fundamentals of groundwater management, urban forestry, and wetlands mitigation.

LO-8 Integrate course materials learned to discuss complex issues of habitat, biodiversity, carrying capacity, and environmental impact statement analysis.

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:An Integrated Approach to Environmental Management - eBook available through the APUS Online Library.
ISBN:9781118744352
Publication Info:Wiley Lib
Author:Dibyendu Sarkar
Unit Cost:$121.63
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.