Course List

Environment and Society -

ENVI 250 A

Instructor: Dr. Daniel Sarabia
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: TRT 306
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An examination of the major concepts, methodologies, and theoretical frameworks employed in the social sciences to study human ecological relations. The implications of social organization, whether political or economic, for ecosystems will provide an opportunity to examine the impact of individual and collective decisions. (1)Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

The World of Tomorrow -

INQ 110 II

Instructor: Dr. Daniel Sarabia
Block: 6
Time: M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: TRT 207
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces students to critical thinking in higher education, taking as its starting point a focused topic in a scholarly field. Critical inquiry will be taught in the context of careful reading of important intellectual works, as well as inquiry-based writing assignments. Research and collaborative skills will also be developed in an integrative setting designed to promote a student's journey toward a life of critical inquiry.

Environmental Sociology -

SOCI 337 A

Instructor: Dr. Daniel Sarabia
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: TRT 306
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: One 200-level SOCI course, or ENVI-250 or permission

Catalog Description:

An examination of the interrelationship s between societies and their environmen ts, and an analysis of sociological aspe cts of environmental problems. This cour se will focus on the population and orga nizational aspects of environmental prob lems as well as elements of social chang e involved with environmental social act ion. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.