Environmental Issues

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Environmental Studies

Course Number: 
241
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
In this course, we will explore the different facets of numerous environmental policy issues and review the substantive aspects, legal themes, and regulatory structure of the major federal environmental laws. The laws covered in this course include the National Environmental Policy Act, the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, the Endangered Species Act, and others. The course objectives are for the student to learn the basic regulatory characteristics of the major laws and to become well-versed in the current environmental issues which we will focus upon throughout the semester, such as global climate change, ocean degradation, energy resources, and biodiversity loss.
Comments: 

Prereq: ENVST-100

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
83078

Course Sections

Environmental Issues
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Timothy Farnham

tfarnham@mtholyoke.edu

TH 01:15PM-04:05PM

Dwight Hall 202