Environmental Public Policy

ENV-205 : Environmental Public Policy

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
STEM
Subject:
STEM
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3

This course deals with environmental policies and how American society has responded to environmental problems through law and policy. Current environmental policies expressed in State and Federal legislation are examined. The course examines governmental agencies involved in regulations and implementing policies and acts, such as the National Environmental Policy Act, the Endangered Species Act, the Clean Water Act, and Right-to-Know Law.