France, Paris

Environmental Science

when 5 June 2019 - 20 July 2019
language English
duration 7 weeks
credits 4 EC

This course is intended to introduce non-scientists to key concepts and approaches in the study of the environment. With a focus on the scientific method, we learn about natural systems using case studies of disruptions caused by human activity. Topics include global warming, deforestation, waste production and recycling, water pollution, environmental toxins and sustainable development. The relationships between science and policy, the media, and citizen action are also addressed.

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With a focus on the scientific method, we learn about natural systems using case studies of disruptions caused by human activity.

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