ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE in Fall 2019 (SC1020B)

This course is intended to introduce non-scientists to key concepts and approaches in the study of the environment. With a focus on the scientific method, we learn about natural systems using case studies of disruptions caused by human activity. Topics include global warming, deforestation, waste production and recycling, water pollution, environmental toxins and sustainable development. The relationships between science and policy, the media, and citizen action are also addressed. Must take lab. Please note that an additional fee will be charged for this course.

Term: 
Fall 2019
Discipline: 
SC (Science)
Credits: 
4 credits
Type: 
CCS
Level: 
VIS
Can be taken twice for credit?: 
No
Pre-requisites: 
None
Co-requisites: 
SC1020LLAB AND (MA1005CCM OR MA1020CCM OR MA1025CCM OR MA1030CCM OR MA1091CCM OR ELECMA-30 OR CCMCCM)

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