Call: (306) 252-1000

Environmental Science 20 - 6246

Pre-Requisite:

Science 10.

Delivery Method

Online Asynchronous

Course Description

Students will learn how to examine local and global environmental issues such as climate change, water, soil, and air quality, urbanization, bioresource management, waste handling and disposal, land-use planning, and the impacts of agriculture and industry on the environment from scientific and Indigenous knowledge perspectives. Students will examine the role of environmental policies and ethics on decision making, and will investigate environmental science related careers. Student directed studies will lead to the development of environmental action plans.

Units of Study:

  1. What is Environmental Science?
  2. Climate Change
  3. Terrestrial Ecosystems
  4. Aquatic Ecosystems

Suggested Career Pathways*:

Biologist, Botanist, Environmental Consultant

*Please consult with a guidance counsellor.

Required Resources:

None!  All are supplied online.

 

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Instructor: Paul Lehmkuhl

Paul Lehmkuhl

paul.lehmkuhl@sunwestsd.ca

Phone: (306) 252-1000

Fax: (306) 252-2150

Sun West Distance Learning Centre

P.O. Box 370
408 - 5th Avenue
Kenaston, SK S0G 2N0

 

Phone: (306) 252-1000
Fax: (306) 252-2150
Email: registrations@sunwestsd.ca