In this course, students will learn the importance of the natural and physical sciences to everyday life. The emphasis is on science as a way to evaluate the validity of scientific information in the media and on the Internet. The goal is for students to apply the basic laws, concepts, and themes that underlie our natural world in order to place important public issues such as the environment, energy and medical advances in a scientific risk assessment and risk management context.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6
Class offerings by semester
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Day Class (before 5 p.m.) Evening Class (after 5 p.m.) Online Class
Class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specifc time and platform for which the course is offered.