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

ENVIRON 102. Introduction to Environmental Sciences and Policy

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. Instructors: Meyer or Vidra. 1 unit.