University of Guelph

Environmental Governance

Program Information

School:University of Guelph
Faculty:Department of Economics
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Natural Resources Management and Policy
Description:As exemplified by the case of global warming, solving many of the world’s persistent environmental problems requires more than just enhanced scientific knowledge and improved technology – they require new and innovative approaches to governing. Hence, there is an essential need for graduates who have a solid understanding of environmental governance. This new major, a collaborative effort of the Departments of Geography and Political Science, will provide you with this understanding from an interdisciplinary social science perspective through courses like Global Environmental Change and Environmental Policy Formation and Administration. Coupled with your exposure to innovative learning, with award-winning faculty across several academic departments, you will be prepared for a career in the public sector, environmental non-government organizations, or the private sector.
URL:Environmental Governance at University of Guelph
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Five additional U or M credits are also required.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 06, 2015

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