BIO 275 Environmental Science

3 credits, Spring

Examines the interaction of humans with their environment. Basic ecological concepts underlying environmental science are integrated with historical, economic, ethical, and sociological concepts and applied to current and future environmental challenges. A case-study approach is emphasized. Topics covered include biodiversity, global climate change, population growth, energy use, pollution, environmental policy, resource management, and sustainable development.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in BIO 115 and BIO 115L