Environmental Science (SVN3M) Course Outline

Course Name Environmental Science
Course Code SVN3M
Course Subject Science
Grade Level Grade 11
Course Type University/College Preparation
Credit Value 1.0 credit
Prerequisite Courses Science (SNC2D) or Science (SNC2P)

Course Description

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.