BIO 80C Topics in Biology-Agroecology (1)
Lec-18, field trips
Credit, Non-Degree Applicable
An examination of ecological issues surrounding agriculture. Analysis of ecosystem services provided by sustainable agriculture. Evaluation of different farming methods practiced on local urban farm and of personal food choices.
Offered Spring semesters
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Compare and contrast the effect of industrialized and sustainable agriculture on ecosystem services.
- Outcome 2: Evaluate different sustainable farming methods employed by Bay Area farms.
- Outcome 3: Evaluate his/her food choices in light of their impact on the environment.