This course explores how human society has transformed the earth system and investigates the social, economic and political implications of contemporary environmental change. Topics include deforestation, climate change, biodiversity loss and natural disasters such as hurricanes, flooding and drought. Internet access is required. Recommended prerequisites: AP/GEOG 1000 6.00, AP/GEOG 1400 6.00 and AP/GEOG 1410 6.00.
Programs: Global Geography