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Maria Ursula Valdez
T CORE 102
Tacoma Campus

Introduction to Science

Introduces students to university work by focusing on a core curriculum theme from multiple and interdisciplinary perspectives. Emphasizes learning in environmental science, including geology, chemistry, biology, oceanography, and ecology. Offered: A.

Class description

This Introduction to Science course is titled "State of the planet: conservation science, society and art". In this class, we will be focusing in the biggest environmental problems faced by our planet today, the solution approaches used by conservation scientists as well as the role of society has in these issues. In addition, we will explore in the artistic expression that is inspired by the issues discussed in the course

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Maria Ursula Valdez
Date: 09/14/2012