GGR416H1: Environmental Impact Assessment (formerly GGR393H1)

Hours: 
24L/4T

Environmental impact assessment (EIA) as a mechanism for avoiding or mediating the potential costs of development. The course focuses on the theory and practice of EIA in Canada in general and Ontario in particular. Using a broad definition of environment, various components of EIA are addressed, with an emphasis on principles, legal and institutional frameworks, stages in the process, and specific analytical techniques.

Prerequisite: 

10.0 FCE's, 2.0 FCE's in Geography including GGR270H1, GGR271H1

Exclusion: 
Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)