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BMC 112 Environmental Law

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Course Description

Through case studies, regulatory proceedings, and litigation and legislation, learn about environmental law and how it is implemented in Alberta. Topics include: national and provincial environmental legislation, including the Alberta Environmental Enhancement and Protection Act, Alberta Water Act, the Canadian Environmental Protection Act and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act; due diligence, civil liability, and environmental litigation and prosecution; as well as topical examinations of air and water, agriculture, biotechnology, biodiversity and conservation, carbon and climate issues, and environmental aspects of energy regulation for hydrocarbons, electricity and oil sands.

Course Details

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize key environmental laws issues under in federal and provincial law, the common law and due diligence, and energy regulation.
  • In the future, recognize an environmental issue or problem when it arises, and seek further information and assistance.

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)


  BMC 112 - 023 Environmental Law  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
Class:   Wed 6:00PM - 9:00PM
25 Jan 2017 to 29 Mar 2017
Number of Sessions: 10 Sessions
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
Campus: Downtown
Delivery Options:  Class
Instructor(s): Peter Miller
  Reading List / Textbook:  No Textbook Required
  Section Notes:  

If your desired course section is full, please check if another section is available for registration or add your name to the waitlist as sections are often added based on demand.


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