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▲ SC 104 - Introduction to Environmental Science

( 3 :3 :0 ) 4 credits

This course explores the fundamental science principles associated with environmental studies and the causes of environmental problems. Topics include land, air, and water resources, energy, ecology, sustainability, sytems analysis, impacts of laws, policies, and economics, and the human role in the environment. The laboratory reinforces course topics through the application of scientific methods, introduction of field study techniques, computer simulations, field trips, and collection and analysis of data.


Prerequisites:  MA 025 Accelerated Algebra, MA 025A Algebra A, MA 025B Algebra B or test placement