Sep 22, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ENST 400 - Environmental Methods and Analysis

Introduction to qualitative and quantitative methods in the social and natural sciences with emphasis on practical application to a variety of examples in the environment. Three hours lecture and three hours laboratory per week. Formerly ENST 304, students may not receive credit for both.

Prerequisite: ENST 300.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Distinguish between data, inference, and interpretation.
  • Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of different quantitative and qualitative analytical tools and identify situations where each type of analysis is appropriate.
  • Assess the significance of data through statistical analysis.
  • Interview stakeholders concerning selected environmental topics (e.g. water use, renewable energy, climate change, etc.).

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