CIVL3007 OUTLINE-2010-modified

CIVL3007 OUTLINE-2010-modified - THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG...

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THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG Department of Civil Engineering CIVL 3007 - Environmental Impact Assessment of Civil Engineering Projects (6 credits) Course objectives : To provide an understanding of the engineering and scientific principles applied to the environmental assessment and management of civil engineering projects. Calendar syllabus : Environmental protection legislation; environmental impact assessment process; environmental impact during construction and operation of projects; mitigation measures; modelling; monitoring and audit; case studies. Detailed syllabus : Week Date (Thu/Fri) Contents 1 Sept. 2 Sept. 3 Course introduction. Overview of environmental impact assessment (EIA) process. Definition of terms; classification of impacts. 2 Sept. 9 Sept. 10 Structure of EIA report; major impacts on environment Methodologies: 1) impact identification, 2) baseline study, 3 Sept. 16 Sept. 17 Methodologies: 3) impact prediction and assessment, 4) evaluation of impact, and selection of the proposed action from a set of alternatives.
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