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UGRD > EEOS > 122

Introduction to Environmental Policy & Management

The inherent link between human activity and environmental impact highlights the importance of the social sciences in the examination of environmental systems, management and policy. This course introduces students to concepts and assessment methods vital to an understanding of environmental policy and management issues. Topics include environmental values and equity; resource allocation; environmental policy and politics; population dynamics; sustainable development; species and ecosystem-based management; habitat and food source protection; pollution management; and, land use. In-class activities and assignments will focus on three general education skills: critical thinking, critical reading and analysis, and effective communication.

Offered in:

2015 Spring

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location
01 2373 TuTh 12:30 PM - 01:45 PM Clifford,Jennifer L W01-0004 More Info