This course is designed to provide students with scientific principles, concepts, and methodologies necessary to comprehend the relationships abundant within the natural world, to identify and analyze environmental problems, to evaluate relative risks associated with these identified problems, and to examine alternative solutions for resolving and/or preventing similar problems facing the global environment.

Topic Percent
Earth Systems and Resources 10-15%
The Living World 10-15%
Population 10-15%
Land and Water use 10-15%
Energy Resources and Consumption 10-15%
Pollution 25-30%
Global Change 10-15%