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ENV 101 - Environmental Science Field Methods

Environmental Science Field Methods provides students an overview of field methods utilized in Environmental Science, including water and soil sampling, geographic information system (GIS) data collection, sampling methods, use of drones for data collection and other relevant methods.  In addition, the course will cover risk assessment for field work, field safety and wilderness first aid.  Campus and program orientation topics will also be covered in this course.

Credits: 3
3 Class Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

  1. Articulate the various transfer degree programs and colleges in Environmental Science.
  2. Evaluate safety hazards in the field.
  3. Create Risk Assessment Plans for field sites.
  4. Collect data using Environmental Science best practices.
  5. Recall campus resources in the areas of student success.