Term: 2 Semesters
Accomodated/Modified Available: Yes
In Environmental Systems, students will learn about different Earth systems, how they interact with each other, and how humans impact these systems. Students will look at the scientific bases for land, water, atmosphere, and biosphere systems; discuss several environmental problems; analyze possible solutions; delve into laws already in existence; and discuss any possible future laws. Critical thinking will be required, as well as the ability to argue points from both sides of an issue. Throughout the course, there will be lab investigations, including video labs, to reinforce scientific concepts and skills.
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