Apr 19, 2019  
Rensselaer Catalog 2017-2018 
Rensselaer Catalog 2017-2018 [Archived Catalog]

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BIOL 4961 - Human Population

This interdisciplinary course examines the human ecology of the global human overpopulation problem. Pollution, resource depletion, extinctions and carrying capacity are explored, as well as political, psychological, cultural, and technological adaptations. Feedback mechanisms will be proposed and discussed. Students will engage in structured debate and group discussion. This is a communication-intensive course.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Math 1010, BIOL 1010.

When Offered: Spring term annually.

Credit Hours: 4

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