Environmental Planning and Management (183701)  


Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Introduction:
environmental and sustainable development, concept of carrying capacity, relation among quality of life, carrying capacity and resource utilization.
2
Engineering Methodology in Planning and its Limitations:
carrying capacity based short and long term regional planning.
3
Environmental Protection:
economic development and social welfare consideration in socio-economic developmental policies and planning. Total cost of development and environmental protection cost. Case studies on regional carrying capacity planning.
4
Engineering Economics:
value engineering, time value of money, cash flows, budgeting and accounting
5
Cleaner Technologies:
introduction and their role in environmental protection
6
Environmental Quality Management:
total quality management (TQM) and ISO 14000 Series of Standards. Introduction and importance of environmental audit in environmental management