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CMGT 7640 - Environmental Issues in Construction 1

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

Contaminated site issues impact on both the contractor and the owner. Common surface and sub-surface contaminants and their migration patterns will be reviewed together with current legislation. Issues relating to liability, risk, hazards and toxicity will be discussed. A section on the historical use of sites will conclude the course.


CMGT 7605





Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 82104

Mon Jan 10 - Mon Feb 14 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Feb 14 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 319


Diane Grady

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. This is part one of a two part series.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Understand general environmental terminology.
  • Understand the direction environmental regulations are heading.
  • Assess when environmental issues are important and know what steps to take to mitigate negative impacts.

Effective as of Fall 2007

Related Programs

CMGT 7640 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Management
    Full-time/Part-time   Bachelor of Technology


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