Learning Outcomes

 

The successful student is able to:

Explain, using appropriate terminology, the major concepts in environmental science including major environmental problems, their causes, consequences, and potential solutions.

Explain the fundamentals of scientific inquiry, interpret the results of scientific investigations, and draw reasonable conclusions from data.

Explain, using appropriate terminology, the basic principles of biology, chemistry, and geology.

Explain, using appropriate terminology, the basic principles of the social sciences including economics, government and sociology.

Explain, using appropriate terminology, the major environmental laws in the United States.

Function successfully in an environmental science internship.