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CIE522 Environmental Impact Assessment

[3–0, 3 cr.]

Study and evaluation of the impacts of large scale projects on the quality of the physical, biological, and socio-economic environment taking into account environmental laws and regulations and EIA guidelines, identification of impacts, quantification methods, mitigation measures, and monitoring plans. Case study involving the preparation of an EIA report including sustainability impact assessment and effects of climate change.

Pre-requisite: Consent of instructor or senior standing.