Course Information

Climate & Climate Change

Course ID: ENVS 224
School:Continuing and Professional Studies, School of
Program: SCPS
Credit Hours: 3

Course Description

This course introduces students to basic principles and knowledge to explain climate change. Students will learn about natural and anthropogenic causes of climate change, the interactions between earth-atmosphere-ocean systems, climate feedback mechanisms, and impacts of climate change on the natural physical environment. Students will develop cognitive and mathematical skills to draw valid, logical conclusions regarding various observed phenomena such as observed changes in the climate system and observed impacts of climate change.

Synchronous Class Meeting: Instruction will be delivered online synchronously following  the days/times indicated on the schedule.

ENVS 224-700N is reserved for students in the School of Continuing & Professional Studies. Non-SCPS students can request permission to enroll. For more information go to http://www.luc.edu/adult-education/admission/nonscps-enrollment/

Class will not meet on Tuesday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday.  A  makeup class is scheduled for Friday, July 7.


Restricted to students in the School of Professional Studies. ENVS 101 or ENVS 137 or BIOL 101

Course Offering

Session Day Time Instructor Location
C Tue 6:00 - 9:00 PM DiMaio ONLINE

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