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Campus SCEE (IESE)
Programs PG
Session Spring Semester 2017
Course Code ENS-806
Credit Hours 3+0
Course Objectives Objectives
To introduce the students with national laws and policies and, their applications in local scenario to contribute to the sustainable development / management and conservation of the natural systems that underpin human well-being.

Expected outcomes

Students will have good knowledge of existing policies and laws along with information on some case studies at national level in addition to international treaties and legislation.
Detail Content Introduction, Scope of Environmental Planning and Management, development of concepts for Carrying Capacity and Sustainable Development, Concept of Sustainable Development with Man-Environment interaction in Time And Space, Relationship of Economy, Culture, Technology and Resources for Sustainable Development, National Environment Policy – PEPA 1997, Conservation strategies, National Conservation Strategy, Water Conservation Strategy, Provincial and local strategies, National Drinking Water Policy, Regional and International Environmental issues, Current Environmental Problems of Pakistan, Concept and importance of conventions, treaties and protocols in Global, Treaties, Conventions and Protocols in Global, Treaties, Conventions and Protocols with particular reference to Pakistan, Environmental control Policies, Instruments and Methods, Legislation and Environmental Protection with particular reference to Pakistan, Environmental law, International Environmental Law, Organizational and Institutional Framework for Environmental Protection and Management, Role of Public awareness and community participation in environmental conservation and management, Scope and Status of Environmental Protection and Management in Pakistan
Text/Ref Books
  1. Ball, S and Bell, S, 1994. Environmental Law – The Law and Policy relating to the Protection of the Environment. 2nd Ed. London Black Stone Press Ltd.
  2. Mackenzie, F T Mackenzie J A, 1995. Our Changing Planet – An Introduction to Earth System Science and Global Environmental Change, Englewood Cliffs Prentice Hall.
  3. Hansen, P E and Jorqensen, S E, 1991. Introduction to Environmental Management – Development in Environmental Modeling, 18; Amsterdam, Elsevier.
  4. Money, D, 1994. Environmental Issues – The Global Consequences, Hodder and Stoughton, London.
  5. Christian N. Madu. 2007. Environmental Planning and Management, (Pace University, New York).
  6. Susan Baker. 2006. Sustainable Development, (Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group)
Time Schedule Spring Semester 2015
Faculty/Resource Person Dr. M. Arshad
PhD (University of Toulouse,France)
Discipline: Environmental Sciences