ATH214 Hum Envir: Ecological Aspects
Examines ecological relationships between human societies and their natural environments. Clarifies the human's biological relatedness to the world's natural ecosystems and then presents a look at the ensuing disruptions in nature and in human cultures. Prerequisites: WR 115, RD 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement test scores. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).
Distance Education: Web Course Information
- From the Instructor:
- These notes concern ATH 214, a new DL course focusing on the interface of culture in its formal sense, including beliefs and values, and environment in its broader sense, including the perceived environment. The course looks closely and deeply at this critical locus of environmental issues.
- Course Specific Requirements:
- There are four paperbacks used selectively in the course, and each is relevant to parts of the course: A Citizen's Guide to Ecology, L B Slobodkin, Oxford; Cultural Anthropology, D W Haines, Pearson; Environmental Ethics, J R Desjardins, Cengage; Thinking in Systems, D H Meadows, Chelsea Green. These are available in the PCC Bookstore or from online sources; either new or used is acceptable.
- Web Technical Requirements:
- Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
- Students with Disabilities:
- Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
- To register, you need the CRNs (ex. 22398) of your selected classes.
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- To find textbooks, you need the CRN, Campus, Term & Course Number (ex. BA101).
|CRN||Campus / Bldg / Rm||Time||Days||Dates|
|WEB »||33075||-||23-Jun-2014 thru 16-Aug-2014|
Instructor: Kerry J Pataki
Notes: 8 week online course, June 23 - August 16.
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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