Definition and Scope of Environmental Law. An Analysis of the Legal, Political, Social and Economic dimensions of Environmental problems and the influence on the selection of Environmental Control legislation on salient issues, e.g. Pollution, Sanitation and Public and Public Health and Conservation. The National Policy on Environment for Nigeria and concept of Sustainable Development. The sources and types of Environmental Pollution and the various control and management techniques. The statutory/regulatory framework of laws of pollution. The Constitutional right to Environmental quality; the scope of Environmental legislation; the development and
  problems of citizens initiated environmental litigation. Federal, state and Local responses to the problems of maintain environmental standards. Institutions responsible for environmental protection and management, Local and International.


Level of Study: 400 Level