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Undergraduate Course Details
Number BIO 208
Title Environmental Problems: An Ecological Approach
Credits 3.0
Distribution DII
Prerequisites One introductory college-level natural science course or permission of Department Chairperson
Winter/Spring 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 2588 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 WF 8:00am - 9:15am MH-537 Paul Kelly
02 2589 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 M 8:00am - 10:40am MH-537 Paul Kelly
03 2590 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 TR 3:05pm - 4:20pm MH-537 David W Tapley
04 2591 1/19/16 - 5/16/16 WF 12:15pm - 1:30pm MH-541 Lynn Atkinson
S1 3313 1/20/16 - 5/9/16 W 4:30pm - 7:30pm MH-544 Thea Popolizio

Description

A course which explores the scientific basis for current local, regional and worldwide environmental problems. The principles underlying the support and maintenance of ecosystems are discussed. The course material demonstrates how solutions to environmental problems lie in recognizing ecological principles and managing human ecosystems accordingly. Three lecture hours per week.