ENVIRON 101 - Energy, Food, and the Environment
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Program in the Environment (ENVIRON)
Department: LSA Environment
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Other:
SophInit
Credit Exclusions:
Credit is granted for a combined total of 17 credits elected in introductory biology.
Cost:
<50
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The course begins with a presentation of the basic ideas of the method of science and its history and then proceeds to an analysis of the current environmental crises, especially as related to the problem of food and energy and their production and utilization. Subjects include the crisis of obesity in the U.S., nutritional diseases such as diabetes, the growth of the industrial system of agriculture, alternative forms of agriculture, the development of the hydrocarbon energy society, global climate change and its consequences, among others. Emphasis is placed on the need for scientific understanding of these problems and citizen participation in developing rational solutions.

Course Requirements:

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Intended Audience:

This is a course aimed at non-science majors, interested in issues of food, energy and the environment.

Class Format:

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ENVIRON 101 - Energy, Food, and the Environment
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
24975
Closed
0
 
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MWF 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: --ALL DISCUSSION SECTIONS BEGIN ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12.
002 (DIS)
P
24976
Closed
0
 
9Enrollment Management
14UGRD & GRD
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M 11:30AM - 1:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
24977
Closed
0
 
7Enrollment Management
16UGRD & GRD
-
M 1:00PM - 2:30PM
004 (DIS)
P
24978
Closed
0
1Y2
9Enrollment Management
15UGRD & GRD
-
Tu 10:00AM - 11:30AM
005 (DIS)
P
24979
Closed
0
1Y2
8Enrollment Management
15UGRD & GRD
-
Tu 2:30PM - 4:00PM
006 (DIS)
P
24980
Closed
0
 
9Enrollment Management
14UGRD & GRD
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W 10:00AM - 11:30AM
007 (DIS)
P
24981
Closed
0
1Y2
8Enrollment Management
14UGRD & GRD
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W 1:00PM - 2:30PM
008 (DIS)
P
24982
Closed
0
1Y2
9Enrollment Management
13UGRD & GRD
-
Th 11:30AM - 1:00PM
009 (DIS)
P
24983
Open
1
 
9Enrollment Management
10UGRD & GRD
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F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
010 (DIS)
P
24984
Closed
0
 
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M 11:30AM - 1:00PM
011 (DIS)
P
24985
Closed
0
 
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Tu 2:30PM - 4:00PM
012 (DIS)
P
24986
Closed
0
 
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Th 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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