Environmental Law and Governance (854M3)

15 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

Autumn teaching

This module gives you a grounding in some of the most topical and challenging and foundational debates in environmental law. These include the role of rights and justice frameworks in relation to environmental law, as well as key debates in environmental legal regulation.

The aim is to provide you with a platform from which to better appreciate some of the central tensions and dynamics in the study of environmental law generally. You will have the opportunity to submit formative work for feedback and follow up as appropriate.

Teaching

33%: Lecture
67%: Seminar

Assessment

100%: Written assessment (Essay)

Contact hours and workload

This module is 150 hours of work. This breaks down into 18 hours of contact time and 132 hours of independent study.

This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.

Courses

This module is offered on the following courses: