SCIE 3103 – PRIN OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE – Section W1


Course Description –
Students gain an awareness of the fundamental principles of ecology, biology, and chemistry for a better understanding of the relationships between humans and their environment. Students form a knowledge base for evaluating personal, societal and political choices on environmental issues, especially those affecting human health.

Pre-requisite –

  • None

Required Course Resources –
Christensen, N. (2013). The Environment and You. (1st ed). Pearson Education, Inc.
ISBN: 13: 978-0321-73438-9

Course Learning Objectives –

  1. Increase the students awareness of urban environmental problems and possible solutions.
  2. Enlighten students about cultural changes, world views, ethics and sustainability.
  3. Empower students to think critically about environmental science through the use of scientific models and concepts.
  4. Provide in-depth knowledge of matter and energy resources types and concepts.
  5. Analyze how ecosytems work and discuss the major types of ecosystem, the response of living systems of environmental stress; population dynamics; evolution, adaptation on natural selection; and the impacts of man on ecosystems.

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