Water Policy and Legislation
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3
  • Tutorial/Seminar: 2

This course focuses on the governance of water resources. The understanding of how the water sector manages and uses will be developed at local, regional and national scales using case studies and examples from different jurisdictions. The role of the public and private sectors and the influence of social, political and economic forces in shaping water resources management will be emphasized.

Additional Course Information
WASC101 is recommended. Registration limited to Year 3 and Year 4 majors from Applied Water Science, Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Environmental Science, and Environmental Studies programs.