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Environmental Sustainability 3013 Field School in Environmental Sustainability I
Students will participate in a five to seven day excursion, or a series of day excursions, to examine ecological, socio-economic and cultural characteristics of the environment. Sites visited will vary depending on the central theme chosen for the course. The field component is followed by a classroom component involving identification and assessment of concepts, and issues, arising from the field excursion, oral presentations and discussions, and the submission of a research essay.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Environmental Sustainability 2033 or permission of the Chair of the Department
Notes: 1. An additional fee (see Miscellaneous Fees) is required for this course (to cover travel and accommodation costs). 2. The normal start time for this course is late August or early September and will be before the beginning of the fall term.
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences