ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE Syllabus & Pacing Guide
The goal of this course is to provide students with the scientific principles, concepts, and methodologies to understand the interrelationships of the natural world, to identify and analyze environmental problems both natural and human-made, and to evaluate the risks associated with these problems and examine alternative solutions for resolving and/or preventing them. There is an extensive field work component to this course as to best understand the environment, one must be in the environment.
Suggested Time Frame
History of Environmental Science and Chemistry Review
Human Population Diversity
Water and Soil Resources
Human Impact on the Environment