Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

BIO 105 ‡ Environmental Biology (4)

Prerequisite(s): None.

Recommended Preparation: MAT 081 and ENG 101.

Fundamentals of ecology and their relevance to human impact on natural ecosystems. An introductory course in environmental biology with emphasis on the major themes of ecology and environmental biology. The student will receive instruction covering evaluation of scientific data, resource management, principles of ecology, human ecology, ethics and politics of the environment movement. Open to non-biology majors.

3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory.