Dartmouth College

Environmental Science

This course is part of Introduction to Environmental Science Specialization

Taught in English

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Andy Friedland

Instructor: Andy Friedland

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

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29 hours (approximately)
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4 quizzes

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.6

(69 reviews)

Beginner level

Recommended experience

29 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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There are 4 modules in this course

This module explores the importance of environmental science, the water pollution problems, and how cycling of matter takes place.

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3 videos10 readings1 quiz7 discussion prompts

This module gives an overview of the three different levels of biodiversity (genetic, species, ecosystem) and explores concepts such as system, system analysis, MRT, and positive and negative feedback loop.

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3 videos4 readings1 quiz4 discussion prompts

This module explores the carbon, nitrogen, and hydrogen cycles and analyzes a local environmental problem.

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3 videos5 readings1 quiz6 discussion prompts

This module explores global climate change and global warming. It also examines how solar radiation and greenhouse gasses warm our planet.

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2 videos4 readings1 quiz3 discussion prompts

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5.0 (21 ratings)
Andy Friedland
Dartmouth College
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