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BMC 129 Introduction to Environmental Management

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Course Description

Environmental management is the integration of environmental science and management. Discuss aspects and impacts, such as the pressures and responses of human activities on the natural environment. Tools and techniques for environmental management, as they apply to organizations and companies, are introduced. Examine the reasons and strategies for resource conservation, pollution prevention and environmental protection.

Course Details

Upon successful completion of this course, you will:

  • Appreciate the dynamics and processes that impact ecological systems.
  • Appreciate the scale and extent of human impacts on the natural environment.
  • Explore environmental and social issues related to economic development.
  • Develop a greater understanding of the scientific and social components of environmental issues.
  • Understand the basic components of a sustainable development framework, study concepts of sustainable development theory and practice.
  • Develop an understanding of Environmental Management principles, Environmental Management Systems (EMS) and EM tools.

Notes

This course is recommended as the first course in the Environmental Management Certificate.

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)




Sections

  BMC 129 - 037 Introduction to Environmental Management  
  Winter 2017   Status:  Available
 
Online:   10 Jan 2017 to 20 Mar 2017
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Sabina Isgandarova
  Reading List / Textbook:  No Textbook
  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: Learning Online (BMC 352)

Caution:  Please do not register for this course if you have not either completed the prerequisite course Learning Online (BMC 352) or registered to complete Learning Online before this course commences.  In order to ensure fairness to all students, individuals without the required prerequisite will be subject to withdrawal from the course with no refund of tuition.

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.

  
 
  BMC 129 - 038 Introduction to Environmental Management  
  Spring 2017   Status:  Available
 
Online:   04 Apr 2017 to 12 Jun 2017
Hours: 30.00
Course Fees:   Flat Fee non-credit    $550.00
Potential Price Adjustments:
 
Delivery Options:  Online
Instructor(s): Linda Harvey
  Reading List / Textbook:  No Textbook
  Section Notes:  

Prerequisite: Learning Online (BMC 352)

Caution:  Please do not register for this course if you have not either completed the prerequisite course Learning Online (BMC 352) or registered to complete Learning Online before this course commences.  In order to ensure fairness to all students, individuals without the required prerequisite will be subject to withdrawal from the course with no refund of tuition.

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.

There is a co-instructor.

  
 


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