Environmental Science

BIOL 1500
Credit Hours

Interrelationships between organisms and the environment. The impact of human activities such as pollution, resource use and population growth is studied. Basic ecological concepts provide a foundation for understanding environmental problems and global change. Labs will illustrate the complexity associated with environmental change and emphasize sustainability. Laboratory includes the observation of plants, algae, bacteria and animals. (4 cr. hrs.) (Fall)
Prerequisite: Eligible to take ENGL 1010, satisfactory completion of all reading skills and math placements, high school biology or one semester of college biology.
Lab Fee. Application submitted for SUNY General Education approval for Natural Science.