Master of Management and Science Course Description 

The Master of Management and Science program is designed to provide advance knowledge, skills and practical assimilation of the knowledge needed to be successful managers and leaders in the business and Science Communities. The research skills and knowledge acquired through the program allow students to be prepared for the challenges and competition associated with the business and science industries. The research work and practice acquired by the students prepared them to be well grounded and rounded for their profession and to get up to date knowledge of these industries. 

Environmental Compliance and Waste Management – Select 7 Core courses below and 5 required courses from the management program – 36 Credits

ECW 7000 Waste Management (3)

The aim of this course is to enlighten the state of the art in technology, organizational and legislative developments and practices and financial burdens and benefits of handling wastes. It is designed for practicing waste management professionals who want to enhance their knowledge and understanding and for students intending to embark on a career in the industry. Students will also acquire the knowledge and develop the skills necessary to identify the problems with current waste management systems.

ECW 7010 Waste Management and Pollution Control (3)

The course covers the activities and processes used in industry, the ways in which wastes are produced, pollution control and waste minimization aiming to look at the types of process that take place in industry and review the types of emission that can occur. The main objective of this subject is to provide the opportunity to understand the principles of pollution control and waste management in modern society.

ECW 7020 Compliance Management (3)

Using a structured research protocol, the program will help students identify compliance requirement relevant to your industry, organization, products and services. The aim of the course is to help students in developing, implementing and enforcing policies to meet operational and regulatory requirements and at the same time serving as a point of contact for auditors’ requests, preparing/reviewing corrective action plans and responses for respective areas of responsibility.

ECW 7030 Environmental Compliance (3)

The course encompasses fundamentals of techniques and unit operations for pollution control of air, land, surface water, groundwater pollution and provides an overview that introduces the participants to the characteristics of the government contract environment. The curriculum also encompasses across topics such as local agencies, environmental law, and environmental science, the role of the environmental inspector and basic field health and safety.

ECW 7040 Environmental Policy, Regulation, and Law (3)

The course covers the basic topics in accounting that are relevant to a business lawyer's practice and to other practice areas as well. This course provides an overview of the acts, regulations, policies, directives, and national and international trade agreements, as well as other instruments. This course is designed for those students with little or no prior accounting training or experience and will make them aware of the legal, regulatory and policy framework that govern their work in support of government program delivery.

ECW 7050 Fundamental of Public Policy (3)

This course examines trends and opportunities in the clean tech sector with a particular focus on low carbon energy and carbon emission reductions. The program encompasses a range of specialized areas — public administration, public policy, global policy — all grounded in the perspective that policy challenges are fluid, interconnected and global that will make the students learn to think across diverse groups and boundaries. A particular focus of the course will be on the role of regulation and tax subsidies in determining the cost competitiveness of clean energy source.

ECW 7060 Hazard Mitigation & Resilient Communities (3)

This course provides an overview of what is known about natural hazards, disasters, recovery, and mitigation, how research findings have been translated into policies and programs. The course offers a broader understanding of the benefits of smart and safe growth among communities. The course also provides an examination of past disaster losses and hazards management including factors--demographic, climate, social--that influence loss.

ECW 7070 Strategic Planning (3)

The course allows the students to develop an understanding and envision their future and develop the necessary procedures and operations to achieve that future. The program Attempts to answer a very fundamental question: Where do we want to be one year from now, considering the big picture from a long-range perspective whereas the Operating Plan represents the specific tactics for carrying out the Strategic Plan year to year.