ENVR 421 Montreal: Environmental History and Sustainability (3 credits)

Offered by: McGill School of Environment (School of Environment)

Administered by: Faculty of Science


Environment : This course will focus on the role of place and history in the cities in which we live and in our understanding of sustainability. Each year, students will work to develop a historical reconstruction of the natural environment of Montreal and of its links to the cultural landscape, building on the work of previous cohorts of students.

Terms: Summer 2018

Instructors: Sylvie de Blois, Mariève Isabel, Julia Freeman, Kevin Manaugh (Summer)

  • Each year focuses on making a specific and unique contribution to The Hochelaga Project; topics vary as required.

  • Prerequisite(s): ENVR 301 or equivalent, or permission from the instructor.

  • Corequisite(s): ENVR 422