Coupon & course info
Course Name: Global Environmental Problems: Surveying the Human Footprint
Subtitle: This course will use broad, geographic discussions and case studies to help students understand environmental problems.
Instructor: Taught by Prof. Brian McCabe, Lecturer at California State University, Fullerton
Provided by: Udemy
Price: $30 (before discount)
Free coupon code: See above (no charge for coupon)
Review info & popularity
As of April 29, 2017…
Students: 194 students enrolled
Ratings: 25 reviews
Rank: ranked #88g in Udemy Academics Courses
Brief course description
This course explores the environment through the lens of human influence. We will discuss human behavior as it relates to the treatment and use of the environment, from a geographical perspective. We will focus on spatial dimensions of global environmental issues, which includes Earth’s subsystems, population growth, land-use change, industry and uneven development, specific examples of the human footprint, and climate change.
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Prof. Brian McCabe bio
Hello! My name is Brian McCabe and I am Lecturer at California State University, Fullerton in the Department of Geography and I also teach part time at Irvine Valley College, in the Orange County region of Southern California. Although I mainly teach live classes now, I have extensive experience teaching online courses. My first teaching job was with the University of New Mexico, where I was nominated for the 2009-2010 Outstanding Online Instructor of the Year Award! I believe that online classes can be wonderful vehicles for learning.
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Final details for this Udemy course
Skill level: Intermediate Level
Lectures: 14 lessons
Duration: 4 hours of video
What you get: This course will provide students with a deeper understanding of anthropogenic influences on Earth.
Target audience: This course is for anyone interested in understanding our changing climate and the role of humans in that change.
Requirements: Other than a good internet connection, the ability to read and download pdfs, and an open mind, nothing is required.
Access: Lifetime access
Peace of mind: 30 day money back guarantee
Availability: available online, as well as on iOS and Android
Download options: check course to see if you can download lessons