Principles of Environmental Impact Assessment

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Principles of Environmental Impact Assessment

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Environmental Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    Knowledge on principle of environmental impact assessment (EIA), definition, history and law related to EIA. Tools for evaluate impact. Principles of EIA on Physical, Biological, human use and quality of life are focused. Study cases.

    Course Objectives:

    To learn and understand principles, process, and necessary techniques for environmental impact assessment, mitigation and monitoring. Analysis impact on resources and environment as well as evaluate impact from development projects.

    Teaching Method:

    • Lecture
    • Practical Excercises
    • Discussion
    • Self‐Study

    Teaching Media:

    • Texts and Teaching Materials
    • Transparencies
    • Power Point Presentation

    Course Achievement:

    Assessment made from the set‐forward criteria. Student who gets 80% up, will have Grade A.

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