SPRING 2018 – REM 100 C100
GLOBAL CHANGE (3)
Class Number: 12900
Delivery Method: Distance Education
This course provides students with an overview of global environmental change and its causes from a social science perspective, historically and at the present time. Population growth, an increasing ecological footprint and changes in ideology, social organization, economy and technology will be critically reviewed. New ways of thinking in natural and social science will be considered in relation to specific issues such as land, soil and food; energy, raw materials and solid waste; air pollution and transportation; water, oceans and fisheries; climate change; forestry and biodiversity; urbanization, and alternative futures. Breadth-Social Sciences.
- Assignments 25%
- Participation 20%
- Midterm exam 25%
- Final exam 30%
Global Issues: An Introduction (5th ed., 2016), Hite & Seitz.
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