Course Number: 432/433
Full Year; 10 Units
UC/CSU Approved: Laboratory Science area “D” requirement.
This course studies the issues of the environment and its sustainability. Study will include understanding the interrelationships of the natural world, identifying and analyzing environmental problems, evaluating the relative risks associated with these problems, and examining alternative solutions for resolving or preventing them. Environmental Science is uniquely multidisciplinary in nature; in addition to the scientific elements involved, the course will examine socio-economic, cultural and political factors as they are related to the environment and issues of sustainability.
Environmental Science: Sustaining Your World; Miller & Spoolman; National Geographic School Publishers (2017). ISBN: 9781305637429
Etextbook option: www.ngl.cengage.com
Digital Bundle: Environmental Science: Sustaining Your World, 1st Edition. ISBN: 9781337379434
Level of Difficulty:
Estimated Homework Per Class:
Completion of both Chemistry and Biology.