Environment and social impact assessment

C369

You will be introduced to Environmental and Social Impact Analysis (ESIS)

Topics covered

This module will give you a theoretical and applied background to Environmental and Social Impact Analysis - a requirement for a wide range of investment projects in both the public and private sectors. The module also introduces tools that are used to support ESIA, ways of improving the effectiveness of ESIA, and other techniques, used to investigate the environmental and social implications of projects and other initiatives.

Assessment

Assessed by one three-hour unseen written examination and by the submission of two tutor marked assignments.