11.601
Introduction to Environmental Policy & Planning

Required introductory subject for graduate students pursuing environmental policy and planning as their specialization in the MCP Program. Also open to other graduate students interested in environmental ethics, environmental dispute resolution, environmental justice and techniques of environmental impact assessment and risk assessment. Taught comparatively, with numerous references to examples from around the world. Four major areas of focus: National Environmental Policymaking, Environmental Ethics, Environmental Forecasting and Analysis Techniques, and Strategies for Collaborative Decision-making.

Open to undergraduates with permission of instructor.