ENVS 1200 Environmental Science II
(OS) Halmos Coll of Nat Sci & Ocn
(OMES) OS - Marine & Environ Sciences
Environmental Science II provides students with a broad overview of a highly interdisciplinary subject. The course examines how man can best live with the Earth's environment. The second semester concentrates on the issues surrounding the physical nature of environmental science: air and water urbanization, toxic waste, natural resource management, law, and politics. Frequency: Every Winter (Description Last Updated: Fall 2016 (201720))
- Appraise, analyze, and review major categories and sources of air and water pollution.
- Explain why atmospheric temperature inversions occur and how they affect air quality.
- Compare and contrast regional water problems in the US to problems in other parts of the world.
- Identify sources of drinking water contamination.
- Evaluate the various methods used to treat drinking water.
- Appreciate and understand sewage treatment proves.
- Compare and contrast primary and secondary standards of water and air quality.
- Explain methods of testing for major toxic air pollutants.
- Identify characteristics and composition of air and atmospheric conditions.
- Identify relationships between climate and landforms in both current and geologic time.
- Identify ways in which earth and water interact.
- Identify man-made and natural methods of water storage.
- Identify current problems related to water resources.
- Identify the major components of the waste stream.
|Current Course Offerings|
|No courses currently scheduled|
|Future Course Offerings (Subject To Change)|
|201820||20074||10/16 - 12/06/2017||Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus||Baldauf, Paul|
|201820||20726||10/16 - 12/07/2017||Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus||Barker, Barry|
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