Subject: Environmental Sciences
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
Weekly hours: 1 Lecture hours and 2 Practicum/Lab hours
College: Agriculture and Bioresources
Department: Soil Science


A project based course investigating global and local environmental issues. Students will investigate and synthesize information on topical environmental problems and present the results in class or to the community. Students will identify environmental issues to investigate. Skills involving the selection, acquisition, filtering and presentation of data, together with project completion, will be taught through critical thinking and concepts of systems theory.

Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of 75 credit units of university level courses. For students planning on completing the Certificate in Sustainability, it is highly recommended that ENVS 201 be completed as a prerequisite to this course.

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