OCN 120: Global Environmental Challenges

Credits 3 Lecture Hours 3
Scientific approach to evaluating human-caused environmental challenges and their potential solutions.
Course Outcomes
  • Apply scientific principles and methods to describe natural Earth system interactions and human impacts on the environment.
  • Solve very basic problems involving chemistry and physics, and read and create graphs of data.
  • Apply scientific principles and methods to compare causes of environmental problems and impacts of potential solutions to environmental challenges.
  • Apply scientific principles and reasoning to critically evaluate proposed explanations for global environmental challenges.