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Course Details

Course Code: EVSP503 Course ID: 2747 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course is a study of the major legal, regulatory, and policy framework that encompasses environmental programs and projects in the United States and with international political, commercial, and non-governmental institutions. The primary learning approach used in this course will be case studies.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
12/28/2021 - 06/03/2022 06/06/2022 - 07/31/2022 June Spring 2022 Session D 8 Week session
01/25/2022 - 07/01/2022 07/04/2022 - 08/28/2022 July Summer 2022 Session B 8 Week session
02/22/2022 - 07/29/2022 08/01/2022 - 09/25/2022 August Summer 2022 Session I 8 Week session
03/29/2022 - 09/02/2022 09/05/2022 - 10/30/2022 September Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

  • LO-1 Analyze the major legal, regulatory, and policy framework of environmental programs and projects in the United States.
  • LO-2 Differentiate U.S. environmental policies and regulations with those of other countries.
  • LO-3 Critique international political, commercial, and non-governmental institutions with regards to environmental issues.
  • LO-4 Assess the environmental issues and principles in legal case studies.
  • LO-5 Examine key terms, approaches, and concepts of environmental policy, laws, and regulation.
  • LO-6 Assess environmental policy, laws, and regulations in the management, government, science, and engineering disciplines.
  • LO-7 Distinguish the U.S. involvement in international environmental policy.
  • LO-8 Use published information to achieve learning objectives.

Your final grade will be based on the following course requirements:

NameGrade %
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 %
Assignments 56.00 %
1 Environmental Theory and Law 7.00 %
2 Environmental Policy and Procedures 7.00 %
3 Air Pollution Regulations 7.00 %
4 Air Pollution Permits 7.00 %
5 Water Pollution Regulations 7.00 %
6 Contamination and Risk Assessment 7.00 %
7 Coastal Zone Management 7.00 %
8 International Environmental Regulations 7.00 %
Final Paper 20.00 %
Final Paper 20.00 %

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to

  • LO-1 Analyze the major legal, regulatory, and policy framework of environmental programs and projects in the United States.
  • LO-2 Differentiate U.S. environmental policies and regulations with those of other countries.
  • LO-3 Critique international political, commercial, and non-governmental institutions with regards to environmental issues.
  • LO-4 Assess the environmental issues and principles in legal case studies.
  • LO-5 Examine key terms, approaches, and concepts of environmental policy, laws, and regulation.
  • LO-6 Assess environmental policy, laws, and regulations in the management, government, science, and engineering disciplines.
  • LO-7 Distinguish the U.S. involvement in international environmental policy.
  • LO-8 Use published information to achieve learning objectives.
Book Title:There are no required books for this course.
Author: No Author Specified
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.