Ecology and Environmental Issues
Prerequisites: ENGL 0203 or adequate placement score or by meeting determined placement measures; MATH 0203 or adequate math placement test score. Assessment required prior to enrollment.
The student will demonstrate his or her ability to discuss and correctly apply fundamental ecological principles as a basis for understanding, evaluating, and suggesting possible solutions to environmental problems relating to man’s manipulation of and role in the biosphere. Individual and group projects, discussion groups and selected readings provide the basis for understanding basic ecological principles as they apply to major issues. Laboratory work which may require dissection is an integral and required part of the course.General Education requirement