Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
11320203E11843ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENTElective355
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The objective of this course is to give a sound understanding of the principal environmental policy issues confronting managers in diverse geographical and culture situations, and specifically in Turkey. And to create awareness of the ethical and moral issues involved in seeking the wise and sustainable use of resources.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assoct. Prof. Dr.KETİ VERTUNA
Learning Outcomes
1LO1. To be able to have a sound understanding of the principal environmental policy issues confronting managers in diverse geographical and culture situations
2LO2. To be able to have an awareness of the ethical and moral issues involved in seeking the wise and sustainable use of resources
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
In this course, the participants and the criteria in environmental decision making will be discussed. Moreover the environmental management programs will be adressed. Designing and implementing the environmental regulations, forecasting and evaluation in Environmental Planning will be analyzed. Furthermore the techniques used in impact assessment and regulation will be evaluated.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Environmental Management
2Regulations
3Health and Hazard Risk Assesment
4Risk Communication
5Pollution Prevention
6Energy Conservation
7Air Issues
8MIDTERM
9 Water Quality Issues
10Solid Waste Management Issues
11Industrial Hygiene
12ISO 14000
13Ethics
14Environmental Accounting and Liability
15Other Environmental Issues
16FINAL
Recommended or Required Reading
•Dupont, R.R., Baxter, T.E., Theodore, L., “Environmental Management: Problems and Solutions”, CRC Press, 1998 •Kenneth, M.M., “Basic concepts in environmental management” CRC Press, 1998 •Friedman, F. “Practical Guide to Environmental Management” Environmental Law Institute, 2003
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures16348
Practice14342
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10220
Individual Study for Final Examination20240
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)154
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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1
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2
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3
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4
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5
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6
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7
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8
PO
9
PO
10
LO13332233322
LO24423322422
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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