Environmental Science

  • Periods 4, 5, & 6

    Course Description:

    This is a year long course introducing the student to the study of environmental science. This course surveys key topic areas including the application of scientific process to the environment; ecology; energy flow; ecological structures; earth systems; and atmospheric, land and water science. Topics also include the management of natural resources and analysis of private and governmental decisions involving the environment, Environmental Hazards & Human Health, Human Population and Urbanization, Water Resources and Pollution Climate Change.

     

    Categories:

    • Daily Work and Quizzes = 60%
    • Tests and Projects = 40%
    • Semester exams count as 20% of semester and final grades     

     

    *** This information is spcific to Mrs. Diokas' Environmental Science course. Please refer to the Course Information tab for additional informations and required materials ***