OCN 120: Global Environmental Challenges (3 credits)
Scientific approach to evaluating human-caused environmental challenges and their potential solutions. (3 hours lecture)
Recommended Preparation: Basic pre-college level math, chemistry, physics.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:
- Apply scientific principles and methods to describe natural Earth system interactions and human impacts on the environment.
- Solve very basic problems involving chemistry and physics, and read and create graphs of data.
- Apply scientific principles and methods to compare causes of environmental problems and impacts of potential solutions to environmental challenges.
- Apply scientific principles and reasoning to critically evaluate proposed explanations for global environmental challenges.
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