Course Details

BIOL 120 The Environment of Man

3 hours lecture, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This is an introductory course that examines the immediate and long-range causes and effects of air, water, and land pollution on the environment and human health. The course also explores basic concepts of ecology, overpopulation, natural resources, and the sustainability of the environment and its biodiversity. The study of positive solutions to the ecological dilemma is addressed. This course is designed for general students interested in the environment and for those students majoring in environmental sciences.