|| BSM6310 |
|| ENVIRONMENTAL AUDIT PROCEDURE |
|| 2003/2004 |
|| Dr Andrew G Walker |
|| Available all semesters |
|Assessment Type||Assessment Length/Details||Proportion|
|Semester Exam|| 1 hour essay + 4 short questions - total 2 hours || |
Learning outcomesOn successful completion of this module students should be able to:
After studying this module you should be able to:
understand the requirements of the ISO14010 Series.
demonstrate an understanding of the environmental audit process.
identify the different phases associated with undertaking an environmental audit.
produce questionnaires, checklists and protocols for use as environmental audit tools.
carry out interviews to obtain information during an audit.
produce environmental audit reports.
to understand how to undertake an environmental audit.
The main aims of this module are to provide you with an understanding of the environmental audit procedure, and the requirements of the International Standards Organisation's (ISO) ISO14010 series of Environmental Auditing Standards.
The environmental audit procedure is broken down into its constituent phases for you to obtain a fuller understanding of the steps which have to be taken in order for an organisation to implement a programme which will benefit not only the environment, but also the organisation itself.
Each phase of the process is described in detail, allowing you to identify the key points which are essential to the success of an environmental audit.
This module is at CQFW Level 7