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BIOL 124: Environment & Ecology (3 credits)

Course Description

A study of human ecology through the analysis of the interrelationships between science and technology, the means these provide for manipulation of environment and the effects of this manipulation on the environment and on human populations. Lecture/field trip course designed for non-science majors. (3 hours lecture)


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Explain the process and philosophical basis of scientific inquiry.
  • Describe the basic principles of ecology, including population ecology, community ecology, and ecosystem function.
  • Describe the characteristics of the major biomes and ecosystems of the Earth.
  • Describe the interrelationships between land, sea, the atmosphere and the living things that occupy these environments.
  • Discuss the role that humans play in affecting the characteristics of the environment.
  • Evaluate current environmental issues and problems including the solutions and management practices that have been used or offered to address these issues and problems.

Degrees and Certificates

For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page


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Classes Offered

  • Spring 2015 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale ‘Imiloa 123, Erin Yafuso - CRN: 63207 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2014 - TR, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 123, Michelle Smith - CRN: 60418 - view syllabus
  • Summer 2014 - MTWRF, 8:30am to 5:00pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Dave Krupp - CRN: 61011
  • Summer 2013 - MTWRF, 8:00am to 5:00pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Dave Krupp - CRN: 63119
  • Summer 2012 - MTWRF, 8:00am to 12:00pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 106, Dave Krupp - CRN: 60070
  • Fall 2012 - TR, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 123, Michelle Smith - CRN: 61122 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2012 - TR, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 123, Michelle Smith - CRN: 64327 - view syllabus
  • Summer 2011 - MTWRF, 8:30am to 4:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113 , Dave Krupp - CRN: 62078
  • Fall 2011 - TR, 9:30am to 10:45am, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Michelle Smith - CRN: 63132 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2010 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Dave Krupp - CRN: 60144 - view syllabus
  • Summer 2010 - MTWRF, 8:30am to 4:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Dave Krupp - CRN: 64052
  • Spring 2009 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 133, Dave Ringuette - CRN: 60299 - view syllabus
  • Summer 2009 - MTWRF, 8:30am to 4:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Dave Krupp - CRN: 61039
  • Fall 2009 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 123, Dave Krupp - CRN: 62168 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2008 - TR, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, M Manning - CRN: 62051
  • Summer 2008 - MTWRF, 8:30am to 4:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Dave Krupp - CRN: 63031
  • Fall 2008 - TR, 9:45am to 11:00am, Hale ‘Imiloa 123, Dave Ringuette - CRN: 64199
  • Summer 2007 - MTWRF, 8:30am to 4:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Dave Krupp - CRN: 60035
  • Fall 2007 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Dave Ringuette - CRN: 61260
  • Spring 2006 - TR, 9:40am to 11:05am, Hale ‘Imiloa 133, Dave Ringuette - CRN: 61191
  • Summer 2006 - MTWRF, 8:30am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Dave Krupp - CRN: 62043
  • Fall 2005 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 133, Dave Ringuette - CRN: 61281
  • Summer 2005 - MTWRF, 8:30am to 12:00pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Dave Krupp - CRN: 63032

 

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