Goucher College 2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    
    Sep 25, 2022  
Goucher College 2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalogue

ES 100 - Introduction to Environmental Sciences (4 Cr.)

(GCR-ENV)
This course explores current environmental issues with the goal of evaluating how the integration of biological, chemical, geological, and physical principles is vital for identifying and understanding environmental problems and for shaping policies for effective solutions. The laboratory centers on the application of scientific principles and protocols to investigate both natural and urban environments. Discussions will focus on global environmental issues, including global warming, water and air quality, urbanization, biodiversity, human population growth, and food production. This course involves required field trips. Four hours lecture/laboratory. Fall and spring semesters. Mora.