ENVE201 - Introduction to Environmental Engineering

General

Prefix

ENVE

Course Number

201

Course ID

00188095

Course Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

Lecture

Description

Water supply and treatment, wastewater management, water resource systems management, air quality and emissions control, and management of solid and hazardous wastes. Local, regional and global significance and consequences of pollutant releases. Fundamental material balance concepts. Prerq.: MATH 112.

Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

No Requisites

Credits

Min

3

Max

3

Repeatable

No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course

Yes

MN Goal Designation(s)

02, 10

Cultural Diversity

No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Explain the basic structure and function of various ecosystems and human adaptive strategies within those systems.

Outcome

Discern patterns of interrelationships of bio-physical and socio-cultural systems.

Outcome

Describe the human institutional arrangements (social, legal, political, economic, and religious) that deal with environmental and natural resource challenges.

Outcome

Analyze environmental and natural resource issues in light of understandings about interrelationships, ecosystems, and institutions.

Outcome

Propose and assess alternative solutions to environmental problems including issues involving sustainability.

Outcome

Distinguish between discourse that contains reasoning and that which does not.

Outcome

Distinguish between different types of reasoning.

Outcome

Analyze arguments, distinguishing premises and conclusions.

Outcome

Evaluate inductive and deductive reasoning.

Outcome

Apply basic logical techniques.

Outcome

Identify and avoid fallacies.

Course Outline

Course Outline

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Dependencies

No dependencies