Philosophy - Fall 2017

Environmental Issues/Ethics — 3713
PHL 2570 – 3 credits
Melanie Smith, William J. Hannon

Students will gain critical understanding of the impacts of human activities as they affect the earth and the web of life it sustains from both ethical and scientific perspectives. Contemporary environmental issues such as methods and limitations of science and moral reasoning, global warming, ozone depletion, deforestation, animal rights, population growth, waste disposal, biodiversity, and species extinction will be discussed. This team-taught course is offered under biology for natural science credit (BIO 2570) or philosophy for humanities credit (PHL 2570). Prerequisites: BIO 1570 and ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Training Center 116
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00 am – 9:50 am