ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

ENVS-250
Living in the Environment FA5 (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

This course focuses on the natural world and how humans interact with and affect ecosystem components. The class examines conservation and management, the causes of pollution and potential solutions, and ethical and legal issues associated with environmental issues in order to provide well-supported outlines and justifications for each of the issues covered in the class. Usually offered every term.

ENVS-250
Living on Earth FA5 (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

This course covers the scientific principles, concepts, and methodologies required to understand the interrelationships of the natural world, to identify and analyze environmental problems, to critically examine the relative risks associated with these problems, and to evaluate potential solutions. The course explores the topics of water and air pollution, solid waste, weather and climate, energy, and regulations and policy in the context of sustainability. Usually offered every term.