Jul 16, 2019  
2019-2020 
    
2019-2020

BIO 181 Environmental Science


Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101 
4 credits

This course is an introduction to environmental studies. It includes the study of ecology which describes the relationships that exist between all parts of our environment, both living and nonliving. The course then focuses on environmental science which studies the impact of human intervention on our environment and addresses the problems posed and their possible solutions. Environmental science is an interdisciplinary study that encompasses many other sciences and subjects such as biology, agriculture, chemistry, geology, politics, economics, ethics, sociology, public relations and many more. The course consists of lecture and lab. The lab component involves both laboratory and field activities. This course fulfills the IDS requirement.