Course Information Package
|Course Unit Title||PRINCIPLES & METHODS IN ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT|
|Course Unit Code||ABSO418|
|Course Unit Details|
|Number of ECTS credits allocated||5|
|Learning Outcomes of the course unit||By the end of the course, the students should be able to:|
|Mode of Delivery||Face-to-face|
|Recommended optional program components||NONE|
Managers' responsibilities and the natural environment:
Models and principles in environmental management theory.
Techniques and methodologies of environmental impact assessment
Uncertainty and the assessment of risks and hazards to the environment
Integrated resource management
Environmental Strategic Management, Environmental Operations Management,
Environmental Planning, Green Politics and Economics.
Environmental management in the private sector
Socio-economic, political and managerial responsibilities
Case study of environmental pollution: private and public responses
The principles applied to successful environmental management
Part 1: Theory and Approaches of Environmental Management
Part 2: Resource Management and Environmental Management Issues
Water, Coastal and
Agriculture, Land Degradation and Food Security
Urban Environments and Industrial Pollution Issues
Part 3: Environmental Management Tools and Policies
Environmental Management Methods, Tools and Techniques
Environmental Accounting, Greening Economics and Business
Environmental Management and Development.
|Recommended and/or required reading:|
|Planned learning activities and teaching methods|
Lectures, discussions, presentation of case studies, movies, assignments.Power point presentations used in class, lecture notes and case studies are available to the students on the e-learning platform.
|Assessment methods and criteria|
|Language of instruction||English|