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Course Number: ENVR 1401 (4 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Environmental Science I

This is a Texas Common Course Number. This is a Dallas College Core Curriculum course.
Course Description: A survey of the forces, including humans, that shape our physical and biologic environment, and how they affect life on Earth. Introduction to the science and policy of global and regional environmental issues, including pollution, climate change, and sustainability of land, water, and energy resources. Laboratory activities will cover methods used to collect and analyze environmental data. This course is cross-listed as GEOL 1405. The student may register for either ENVR 1401 or GEOL 1405 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 0301035201


Course Number: ENVR 1402 (4 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Brookhaven Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): CVC, EFC, ECC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Environmental Science II

This is a Texas Common course Number. This is a Dallas College Core Curriculum course.
Course Description: General interest course requiring a minimum of previous science background and relating scientific knowledge to problems involving energy and the environment. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)
Coordinating Board Academic Approval Number 0301035201



ACGM (Lower-Division Academic Course Guide Manual) Courses

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WECM (Workforce Education Course Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.