Apr 01, 2023
ENST 460 - Environmental Law
Introduction to the content of U.S. environmental law and the principal legal approaches to deal with environmental problems including common-law, statutory, regulatory, and economic-incentive systems. ENST 460 and GEOG 445 are equivalent courses; students may not receive credit for both.
Prerequisite: junior standing or above.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Define the variety of socio-political drivers present and the principal methods of creating legislative change.
- Outline and explain the economic, social, and political factors that influence laws and administrative rules.
- Analyze significant legislative articles, and identify administrative gaps using legal analysis.
- Describe the adaptation of environmental laws effectively using concepts taught in the course.
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