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Interdisciplinary Science (ISCI)

Faculty of Science

ISCI 1001 [0.5 credit]

Introduction to the Environment

The nature of the biosphere: scientific bases of important environmental issues; evolution of life; properties and dynamics of populations and ecosystems; biodiversity; introduction to identification skills; sustainability of renewable resources, including food. Not acceptable for credit in a Science program.
Precludes additional credit for ISCI 1000.
Prerequisite: a knowledge of Grade 10 advanced level Mathematics will be assumed.
Lectures/demonstrations three hours a week and project assignments.

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