2012-2013 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
GPY 412 - Global Environmental Change
The main theme of this course is the changing nature of our environment and human-environmental interactions. Topics include climatic fluctuations, environmental reconstructions, the interaction between humankind and the environment since the prehistoric times, and human-induced environmental change of the last century at the global, continental and regional scales. Part of the Earth and Environment theme. Offered winter semester. Prerequisites: GPY 100 or BIO 105.