You have now completed Section 6 of 11, the largest Section in this Module, Environmental Impact Assessment. To demonstrate the learning outcomes of this Section, check that you are now able to:
- Identify and explain environmental impacts and their appropriate assessment;
- Understand and explain impact assessment principles and methods, including the essential difference between magnitude and significance;
- Understand the wider context of environmental impact assessment, including links to the sustainability agenda and social impact assessment; and
- Elucidate the problems of data, certainty and risk in impact analysis and how these can be managed.