ENVIRON 102. Introduction to Environmental Sciences and Policy. – Nicholas School Undergraduate Programs
  

ENVIRON 102. Introduction to Environmental Sciences and Policy.

Instructor: Rebecca Vidra or Jennifer Wernegreen
Curriculum Code: NS, STS
Course Credit: 1 credit
Course Travel: Yes
Prerequisites: None

An introduction to the study of environmental sciences and policy through exploration of basic environmental principles in the life, physical, and social sciences. Emphasis on understanding how the atmosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere, cryosphere, and biosphere function, and how these spheres interact with human consumption, production, and technological patterns and processes. Field trips to a local site as well as the Duke University Marine Laboratory.