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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)




Sections

  BMC 112 - 022 Environmental Law  
  Fall 2016   Status:  Available
 
Class:   Tue 6:00PM - 9:00PM
20 Sep 2016 to 22 Nov 2016
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:  

The instructor may choose to use Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning environment, to post the Course Outline and other course materials. If you have questions about using D2L, let your instructor know when you attend the first class. D2L may not be available before the start date of the course.

A $25 fee applies for course withdrawals and transfers.  
 
  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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