Climate Science and Policy (ENV4109.01)

John Hultgren and Chelsea Corr

This course interrogates the nexus between climate science and policy, allowing students to analyze one of our most pressing issues through an integrated socio-ecological lens. Students will examine major climate policies and proposals – like the Paris Agreement, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change reports, Clean Power Plan, and Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative – with an eye toward understanding both the science and politics that comprise them.

Prerequisites: Permission of one of the instructors.
Credits: 4
M 2:10pm - 4:00pm; Th 2:10pm - 4:00pm
Maximum Enrollment: 28
Course Frequency:
This course is categorized as Monday and/or Thursday Afternoons, Chelsea Corr, All courses, Environment, Four Credit, 4000, John Hultgren.