Apr 02, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

ES 107 - Environmental Science


This course is a science-based investigation of the Earth as a system, with application to understanding many issues in contemporary environmental policy. Science is an attempt to discover how nature works. Through careful observation, measurements, experimentation, and modeling, students will explore issues in contemporary environmental science. These include climate change, biodiversity, deforestation, ecosystem structure and function, population, biogeochemical cycling, energy, as well as investigations of environmental problems, their causes, and solutions.

Credits: 4

Prerequisites/Restrictions: Open to Majors only during registration; all non majors during open registration.

Fee: Yes

LSC/Core: Processes of Scientific Reasoning/ Scientific Inquiry