RCNSCI 202 - Ecological Issues
Fall 2020, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: RC Natural Sciences (RCNSCI)
Department: LSA Residential College
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
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:

Description

Throughout the course, emphasis is placed on the importance of interdisciplinary approaches to matters concerning the allocation of natural resources and the quality of our environment. Through lectures and discussions, students are encouraged not only to learn about environmental issues but also to consider their personal ethics relating to nature, resource use, and human populations.

The required textbook for this course is: Withgott J.; LaPosata M.; Environment: The Science Behind the Stories, 6th ed., Pearson Education Inc., 2014. ISBN-13: 9780134204888.

Class Format:

Learning Mode: As a DC (Distance due to COVID) course, all aspects of this course will be fully compatible with remote online learning.

Instruction Mode: Weekly class meetings will take place fully online and require synchronous participation. Recordings will be made available for students to review.

Schedule

RCNSCI 202 - Ecological Issues
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 Online
23646
Open
3
 
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
002 (DIS)
 Online
23647
Open
1
 
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M 4:00PM - 5:00PM
003 (DIS)
 Online
23648
Open
1
 
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Tu 5:00PM - 6:00PM
004 (DIS)
 Online
23649
Closed
0
 
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W 4:00PM - 5:00PM
005 (DIS)
 Online
23650
Closed
0
 
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M 2:00PM - 3:00PM
006 (DIS)
 Online
23651
Closed
0
 
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM
007 (DIS)
 Online
23652
Closed
0
 
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M 12:00PM - 1:00PM
008 (DIS)
 Online
24677
Closed
0
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 5:00PM
009 (DIS)
 Online
28157
Open
2
 
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M 3:00PM - 4:00PM
010 (DIS)
 Online
24678
Closed
0
 
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F 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Textbooks/Other Materials

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