Environmental Planning And Development
The purpose of the course is to introduce students to the concept of a
region and regional planning for proper utilization of resources. In this era
of scarce resources and ever increasing human population, there is need to
equip students with the appropriate skills that will enable them to take action
by initiating and implementing appropriate measures that can bring about
balanced regional development and efficient environmental planning.
The need to
provide how environmental management can be used as environmental protection
and how organisations can define and manage risk
By the end of this
course, the student should be able to:
the different criteria for categorization of a region.
the process of planning to address regional environmental problems in a
the rational methods of planning to achieve a balanced regional
the policy formulators on the best ways in which regional environmental
problems can be addressed
how environmental planning is carried out.
completing the course is expected to:
and articulate the link between environmental planning and management and
the knowledge and theoretical base and skills of environmental planning and
management in different settings.
the key international, national and local policy and programming frameworks on
the environment and sustainable development.