Sci 275 Couse Syllabus

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I 275Course Design Guide SCI/275 Version 5 1 Syllabus Axia College/College of Natural Sciences SCI/275 Version 5 Environmental Science Copyright © 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006 by University of Phoenix. All rights reserved. Course Description This course focuses on the causes of, impacts of, and solutions to environmental issues. Students identify global environmental issues as well as develop and critique environmental action plans. Topics include ecosystems, energy, populations, resources, pollution, and sustainability. Policies Faculty and students/learners will be held responsible for understanding and adhering to all policies contained within the following two documents: • • University policies: You must be logged into the…show more content…
Upon your return, you wanted to share the knowledge you learned with your students. • Review Ch. 7 of Visualizing Environmental Science, which discusses the benefits and challenges of urbanization and how the conference gave awards for urban development projects that improved human settlements. Read summaries of the 1996 winners of the Dubai awards on their websites: o o o o o o • Institutionalizing Community-Based Development: http://www.unesco.org/most/africa17.htm A Women's Self-help Organization for Poverty Alleviation in India: SEWA: http://www.unesco.org/most/asia1.htm Shelter Upgrading in Agadir: http://www.unesco.org/most/africa3.htm City Management in Tilburg: Past, Present and Future: http://www.unesco.org/most/westeu14.htm The Bronx Center Project – “Don’t Move, Improve”: http://www.unesco.org/most/usa1.htm Project of Sites and Services for Low-Income Family Groups: http://www.unesco.org/most/southam1.htm ® ® • Create a 7- to 10-slide Microsoft PowerPoint presentation that describes environmental benefits and challenges of urbanization. Include descriptions of two award winners, discussing how they overcame a challenge mentioned in your presentation. Include detailed speaker notes. Review the PowerPoint Tutorial if

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