This course introduces environmental processes and the influence of human activities upon them. Topics include ecological concepts, population growth, natural resources, and a focus on current environmental problems from scientific, social, political, and economic perspectives. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of environmental interrelationships and of contemporary environmental issues.
Note: In accordance with the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement, this course has been approved to satisfy the general education requirement for natural sciences in A.A., A.S., and A.A.S. degree programs.