265.045 Legal issues in ecology
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWELLectureTubeQuinn ECTS survey


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • LectureTube course
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to describe the basic structures, functions and objectives of environmental law, to identify legal issues in this field of law and to work on them systematically. 

Subject of course

Introduction to the basic principles of environmental law - Constitutional aspects of environmental law - EU-environmental legislation - Basic principles of international environmental law - Selected instruments of environmental legislation - Strategic Environmental Assessment - Environmental Impact Assessment - Waste management law - Water legislation - Climate protection after the Paris Agreement - Emissions trading

Teaching methods

The subject matter will be presented, discussed with the students and practiced with case examples.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Hybrid course; Please note that only people who are NOT on the waiting list can participate in person.





Course dates

Wed10:00 - 12:0009.03.2022 - 15.06.2022EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Legal issues in ecology - Single appointments
Wed09.03.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed16.03.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed23.03.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed30.03.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed06.04.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed27.04.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed04.05.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed11.05.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed18.05.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed25.05.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed01.06.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed08.06.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS LVA-Einheit
Wed15.06.202210:00 - 12:00EI 5 Hochenegg HS (Ersatztermin)

Examination modalities

Written exam. Further information will be provided in the first course session. 


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed10:00 - 12:0014.06.2023EI 5 Hochenegg HS written15.05.2023 10:00 - 12.06.2023 23:59TISSHauptprüfungstermin
Wed10:00 - 12:0020.09.2023EI 9 Hlawka HS - ETIT written21.06.2023 10:00 - 18.09.2023 23:59TISS1. Folgeprüfungstermin

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
15.02.2022 10:00 01.03.2022 23:59 01.03.2022 23:59

Registration modalities






Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 266 Environmental Engineering 6. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 421 Geodesy and Geoinformation 2. Semester
066 440 Spatial Planning
066 473 Chemical and Process Engineering
066 490 Technical Chemistry
700 FW Elective Courses - Mechanical Engineering
730 Chemical and Process Engineering
740 Industrial Engineering-Management
TRS Transferable Skills


Die Handouts zur laufenden Vorlesung sind im TISS zum downloaden!