ENV 155 - Environmental Physics

3 credits (PREREQUISITES: MATH 130)

This course will introduce students to the application of core physics concepts related to energy and the environment, with special focus on: energy production, use and conversion; factors influencing the Earth’s temperature; environmental monitoring techniques. The course should develop students’ problem-solving abilities, provide practice in the applications of physics and help to develop a critical awareness of the wider context of aspects of science and technology. (F)