ENSC 201

Introduction to Environmental Science

Course dates/duration:
Winter term

Course description:
An introduction to environmental science. Topical issues in environmental science including climate change, aquatic systems, agriculture, forestry, mining, energy, endangered species, and protected areas contextualized within the framework of law, policy, economics, sustainability, and the precautionary principle.

Location:
University of Calgary

Course structure:
Three 50 min lectures per week

Logistical details:
Grades will be based on midterm and final examinations.

Availability:
This course is highly recommended for ENSC students in their first year.