Environmental Science (SVN3M) Course Outline
|Course Name||Environmental Science|
|Grade Level||Grade 11|
|Course Type||University/College Preparation|
|Credit Value||1.0 credit|
|Prerequisite Courses||Science (SNC2D) or Science (SNC2P)|
This course provides students with the fundamental knowledge of and skills relating to environmental science that will help them succeed in life after secondary school. Students will explore a range of topics, including the role of science in addressing contemporary environmental challenges; the impact of the environment on human health; sustainable agriculture and forestry; the reduction and management of waste; and the conservation of energy. Students will increase their scienti c and environmental literacy and examine the interrelationships between science, the environment, and society in a variety of areas.