ENVIRON 101 - Food, Energy, and Environmental Justice
Section: 001
Term: FA 2016
Subject: Program in the Environment (ENVIRON)
Department: LSA Environment
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Credit Exclusions:
Credit is granted for a combined total of 17 credits elected in introductory biology.
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
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 - Food, Energy, and Environmental Justice
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
22233
Open
5
 
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MWF 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: --ALL DISCUSSION SECTIONS BEGIN ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12.
002 (DIS)
P
22234
Open
1
1Y2
9Enrollment Management
11UGRD & GRD
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M 1:00PM - 2:30PM
003 (DIS)
P
22235
Open
2
1Y2
7Enrollment Management
12UGRD & GRD
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W 5:30PM - 7:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
22236
Closed
0
 
9Enrollment Management
11UGRD & GRD
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F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
005 (DIS)
P
22237
Closed
0
 
8Enrollment Management
15UGRD & GRD
-
F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
006 (DIS)
P
22238
Open
3
1Y2
9Enrollment Management
13UGRD & GRD
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F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
007 (DIS)
P
22239
Open
1
1Y2
8Enrollment Management
13UGRD & GRD
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F 1:00PM - 2:30PM
008 (DIS)
P
22240
Open
1
1Y2
9Enrollment Management
13UGRD & GRD
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Tu 4:00PM - 5:30PM
009 (DIS)
P
22241
Closed
0
 
9Enrollment Management
12UGRD & GRD
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W 11:30AM - 1:00PM
010 (DIS)
P
22242
Open
1
 
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W 4:00PM - 5:30PM
011 (DIS)
P
22243
Closed
0
 
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F 10:00AM - 11:30AM
012 (DIS)
P
22244
Closed
0
 
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F 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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