Mar 18, 2018  
2017-2018 VSCC Catalog 
2017-2018 VSCC Catalog
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BIOL 1050 - ♦Introduction to Environmental Studies

The course will explore the fundamental principles of ecology, including population ecology.  Ecosystems and communities including aquatic, terrestrial, and marine will be compared and contrasted.  Influences of energy flow and biogeochemical cycles will be evaluated in terms of their effects on natural systems.  On ground laboratory exercises will be a major part of the course. (Same as TN eCampus ESC 1120)

Semester Availability: FALL ONLY - Semester Availability is subject to change.  See your advisor.

Course may be offered through TN eCampus.

Prerequisites: Acceptable placement scores or completion of all Learning Support Competencies in Reading and Writing
Corequisites: BIOL 1050L

Contact Hours: Three lecture hours per week
Laboratory Hours: Three field/laboratory hours per week
General Education: Course can be used to meet Minimum General Education Core requirements.
Credits: (4)

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