Environmental Assessment and Planning

Course Description: 

The aim of this course is to develop students’ knowledge and skills in predicting and evaluating environmental impacts of planned activities. The course has a special emphasis on environmental impact assessment (EIA) and strategic environmental assessment (SEA) but also covers elements of environmental planning.

Learning Outcomes: 
  1. Know key techniques of EIA and SEA
  2. Be able to review quality of EIA, SEA, and sustainable development planning documents
  3. Be able to prepare professional reports and presentations in the field of EA and planning
Assessment: 

Individual presentations and class participation 20%

Individual assignment 80%

Prerequisites: 

Introduction to Environmental Management course