SPCC615: Climate Policy and Governance

Course at a glance

Next Start Date

April 5, 2021

Subject Level


Course Description

This course reviews and evaluates existing policy instruments and governance institutions designed to address climate change (both adaptation and mitigation) now and in the future: e.g. COP process including COP 21- the Paris Agreement, UNFCCC, local, regional and national policies in Canada and elsewhere. It will include human dimensions of such policies and governance such as gender, equity, indigenous rights, communication and others.

Course Credits

  • 3.00

General Studies Offerings

General studies courses may be eligible for internal transfer credit into their related programs.

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
April 5, 2021 June 13, 2021 TBD Online
April 4, 2022 June 12, 2022 TBD Online