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Fall 2016 Semester
May 31, 2020
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ENVR 4504 - Environmental Pollution
Surveys pollution in our atmosphere, on land, and in our oceans. Offers students an opportunity to develop the skills to understand the sources, processes, and fate of environmental contaminants in surface and groundwater, soils, sediment, and biota, with special focus on organic contaminants. Links environmental chemistry with ecotoxicology through an understanding of bioaccumulation, food web models, and risk assessment. Uses case studies and real-world scenarios to illustrate important concepts. Emphasizes innovative solutions for pollution remediation. Discusses current pollution issues and how to clearly communicate these issues to a broad audience. Prereq. (a) ENVR 1101 and CHEM 1211 or (b) ENVR 1112 and CHEM 1211 or (c) ENVR 1200 and CHEM 1211 or (d) permission of instructor.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Marine & Environment Sciences Department

Course Attributes:
NUpath Analyzing/Using Data, NU Core Math/Anly Think Lvl 2, NUpath Natural/Designed World, UG College of Science

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

(Undergraduate level ENVR 1101 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level ENVR 1112 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level ENVR 1200 Minimum Grade of D-) and Undergraduate level CHEM 1211 Minimum Grade of D-

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