Spring 2024 Sustainable Development UN2000 section 001

INTRO TO ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

INTRO TO ENVIRONMENTAL LA

Call Number 12602
Day & Time
Location
MW 11:40am-12:55pm
703 Hamilton Hall
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Philip Weinberg
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description The course provides an overview of environmental law for students without a legal background. It examines U.S. statutes and regulations regarding air, water, hazardous and toxic materials, land use, climate change, endangered species, and the like, as well as international environmental issues. After completing the course students should be equipped to understand how the environmental laws operate, the role of the courts, international treaties and government agencies in implementing environmental protection, and techniques used in addressing these issues.
Web Site Vergil
Department Earth Institute
Enrollment 25 students (50 max) as of 4:06PM Saturday, February 24, 2024
Subject Sustainable Development
Number UN2000
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20241SDEV2000W001