NR 602 (03) - Natural Resources and Environmental Policy

Nat Resources&Envrnmtl Policy

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Natural Resources
Online Course Delivery Method: Rotational Attendance
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 50392
Contemporary natural resource and environmental policy problems/issues are addressed from a policy sciences perspective with emphasis on domestic policy solutions. Critical assessment of major policy initiatives and their implementation toward sustainable resource use and a healthy environment. Public policies are analyzed to determine the extent to which their implementation strategies have succeeded, and to assess their adequacy within a bioregional or ecosystem approach, and/or capacity to integrate economic and environmental decisions. Cases include national and local policies in their global context. Students apply public policy analysis and decision tools in laboratory sessions. Prereq: junior/senior; Restricted to NR majors or by Permission. Special fee. Writing intensive.
Section Comments: Other majors allowed by permission.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): EC 702
Only listed classes in section: Junior, Sophomore, Senior
Only listed majors in section: COMM&ENVIRPLN, ENSCI:ECOSYST, ENSCI:GEOSYSTM, ENSCI:HYDROL, ENSCI:SOILWATER, ENV & RESECON, ENV CONS SUST, FORESTRY, WILDCONSBIOL
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Catherine Ashcraft

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm HS 140
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 W 4:10pm - 6:00pm JAMS G54
Additional Course Details: 

Students can take the course remotely (synchronously).