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ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

ENVS-150 Sustainable Earth FA5 (4)

Course Level: Undergraduate

This course examines the issue of sustainability; what it means, how it is measured, and how it can be used to address environmental challenges. In doing so, the course builds on the most current scientific understanding of how the natural world works.

ENVS-150 Nature of Earth FA5 (4)

Course Level: Undergraduate

This course, which includes a weekly laboratory, covers the scientific principles, concepts, and methodologies required to understand the interrelationships of the natural world; to identify and analyze environmental problems; and to evaluate potential solutions. The course explores the topics of biodiversity and convention, ecology and evolution, population dynamics, nutrient cycling, and ecosystems resources.