Course Description

The course introduces students to Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA).  The course is designed to provide a critical overview of the theory and practice of EIA. The EIA process is introduced including the history and evolution of EIA. Policy, laws and EIA administration. Monitoring environmental ecosystems and carrying out environmental audits. The course includes field trips to selected projects.


The objective of the course is to:

  • The purpose of Environmental Impact Assessments
  • Introduce the EIA process and governing regulations
  • Exposure to various impact assessments
  • Introduce students to Environmental auditing
  • Strategic Environment Assessment and Application
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CIV 8111 Environmental Impact Assessments & Monitoring DOC PDF PS