Our Environment: the Science Behind the Stories
This course develops students? scientific understanding of contemporary environmental issues and their ability to critically assess these issues as presented in the news and social media. Topics may include: air, water and soil pollution, local and global water supply, climate change, land degradation, impacts of resource extraction, waste management, and other issues of current concern. PREREQ: 24 credits completed. Recommended: ENSC 1406 and/or ENVI 1507. (lec 3) cr 3.