3 Credit Hours
Prerequisite: BIO 101, 102; ENV 214. A study of the natural processes that have shaped the Earth, including those that occur in the Earth, on its surface, and within the atmosphere and oceans. The study of how humans interact with these processes; i.e. the impact of human activities on the environment and the environment's impact on human activities. The study of how human activities modify the natural environment, including pollution, global warming, water resources, soils, and mineral resources. The study of geologic time as it relates to human time scales vs. the rates of geologic processes and how these different time frames affect our perception of human influence on the earth.
Discipline: Environmental Science
|ENV316-01: Environmental Geosciences||Barth, Edwin F||Open: 6 / Reg: 6 / Max: 12|
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