CHE 300

Environmental Science

Dr. J. A. Schneider
Dept. of Chemistry
SUNY Oswego
Oswego, NY 13126

Rm: 237 Snygg Hall
Tel: 315.312.2124
CHE 300: Tentative Outline

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Module 1
Introduction
pages
C&C:
Chapter 1
Understanding Our Environment
1-24
 
Chapter 2
Principles of Ecology
25-48

Movie:
Race to Save the Planet - Only One Atmosphere

Module 2
Look At All the People!
pages
C&C:
Chapter 3
Populations, Communities and Species Interaction
49-74
 
Chapter 4
Human Populations
75-95

Movie:
Paul Ehrlich and the Population Bomb

Exam 1
Wednesday Feb 22nd (MW) / Thursday Feb 23rd (TTh)
 

Module 3
Feeding the Masses
pages
C&C:
Chapter 7
Food and Agriculture
148-172
 
Chapter 8
Environmental Health and Toxicology
173-193

Movie:
Empty Oceans, Empty Nets

Module 4
Water Resources and Pollution
pages
C&C:
Chapter 10
Water: Resources and Pollution
224-253

Movie:
Cadillac Desert: An American Nile

Exam 2
Monday Apr 3rd (MW) / Tuesday Apr 4th (TTh)
 

Module 5
Energy: Fossil, Nuclear and Alternatives
pages
C&C:
Chapter 11
Environmental Geology and Earth Resources
254-272
 
Chapter 12
Energy
273-298

Movie:
Meltdown At Three Mile Island

Module 6
Living in a Material World
pages
C&C:
Chapter 13
Solid and Hazardous Waste
299-318

Movie:
Makeup - TBA

Final
Wednesday May 17th 5:30 pm (MW)
 
 
Thursday May 18th 10:30 am (TTh)
 


All material (except for some code and external links) © Jeffery A. Schneider, 2006