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2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

PHS 120 - Global Climate Change

3 credit hours - Three hours lecture weekly; one term
This course meets the Biological and Physical Sciences General Education Requirement.

Investigate the causes and consequences of global climate change. Learn the science behind our changing climate and how atmospheric carbon dioxide affects the air, land, and water. Research the effects of climate change on plants, animals, and the oceans. Determine the health, economic, and social impacts of climate change on humans. Interpret climate science data, discuss international climate agreements, and learn about mitigation efforts that help fight climate change.

Prerequisite(s): Eligibility for ENG 101 / ENG 101A  and any general education mathematics.