Urban Environment (Post Graduate)

Organiser : MYA-Geo, YU

Overview :

Urban priorities for action, towards environmental sustainability.

Level : Post Graduate

Certificate Awarded : MSc Environmental Studies Degree

Objective :

To obtain the critical need for accessible, accurate information on environment, to assess wise judgment on management of natural resources and protection of global environment essential for achieving sustainable economic development, to improve the health and quality of the life of the people.

Curriculum Description :

4 hours lecture and two hours seminar per week. 

Course Content :

Urban environmental management, urban ecosystems in urban areas, environmental problems in the cities of developing countries, hazardous wastes, future urban world, urban public transport, case studies.

Frequency : Year course

Contact Person :

Name Salutation Designation Phone/ Fax Email
Yin Myint Daw Lecturer, Department of Geography, University of Yangon.