Environmental Science

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Environmental Science

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Environmental Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    The impact of humans on the environment is examined, relating patterns of natural ecosystems to human ecosystems, their functions, inter-relationships, problems and limitations. The global perspective is studied; population growth, resource use patterns, food production, wildlife and other natural resource depletion, climate change, and economic, political, and legal issues related to problems and solutions.

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