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EVS 100 - Intro. to Environmental Science - J. Pagach

Introduction to Environmental Science

     

 

Introduction to Environmental Science - An introduction to the problems of physical resources management and aspects of ecological concern in our natural environment, with emphasis on our demand for energy, the consumption of our natural resources, resource pollution, climate changes, land use planning, and waste management. Alternate sources of energy are explored.

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Due Dates for Assignments

UNIT/Module

Topic and Date Posted on BB

Book Reading

Due Date

1

 Introductions, Science, Energy, Ecological Footprint.

Ch1  skim Ch 2

 9/12 @ Midnight

2

Posted 9/10, Population and Tragedy of the Commons  ONE WEEK

Ch 1 & 6

9/19 @ Midnight

3

Posted 9/17, Soil and Agriculture, Food   Note discussion early due dates

Ch 7

10/3 @ Midnight

4

Posted 10/1, Water

Ch 12

   10/17 @ Midnight

5

Posted 10/15, Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy ONE WEEK

Ch 15 & 16

10/31 @ Midnight

6 (&7)

Posted 10/29, Fossil Fuel Impacts: Climate Change/Air  ONE WEEK but start paper early as unit 7 available and paper due 11/14

Ch 13 & 14

   11/7 @ Midnight

 7

 Climate Paper due 11/14

11/14 @ Midnight

8

Posted 11/12 Sustainable Cities and Land Use   

 Ch 18

11/28  Midnight

9

 Posted 11/26 Waste but Exam folder posted before this unit due date

            Ch 17

12/12 @ Midnight

10

Final Exam  POSTED BY 12/6  DUE MONDAY 12/13 by Midnight

12/13 @ Midnight

Syllabus - EVS 100 Fall 2021