RESEARCH METHODS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS
Session
Full Term Session
Class Number
28082
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
8/19/2020 - 12/5/2020
Units
3 units
Grading
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Description
Biological/ecological/ and chemical research methods will be used to address and understand current environmental issues. By developing the principles and concepts learned in this course, students will be able gather specific skills to use in future studies and for decision-making concerning environmental issues. Field research and monitoring will place emphasis on the use of the scientific method, experimental design, data handling, statistical analysis, investigator safety, scientific ethics, quality assurance, and presentation. Application of basic field skills will include: habitat description; methods of sampling plants, animals, soil, air and water; microclimate observation; and manipulative techniques to address ecological conservation management questions.
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Melissa Odorisio
Meets
MoWe 3:00PM - 4:15PM
Meeting Dates
08/19/2020 - 12/05/2020
Room
211E Fisher Hall
Campus
Bradford Campus
Location
Bradford Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
No textbooks required for this class
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
1
Seats Open
6
Class Capacity
7
Unrestricted Seats
6
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
10