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Course ID:FANR 4202/6202-4202D/6202D. 4 hours.
Course Title:People, Economics, and Nature in a Global Context
Students will learn how people make decisions concerning natural resource issues in Costa Rica and will consider the role of individuals and organizations in managing forests, wildlife, fisheries, land and water, both in the United States and abroad. Students will apply social science theories and economic principles to natural resource management.
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in FANR 3300-3300D or FANR 3400-3400D or FORS 3710-3710D or FORS 3810-3810D
Nontraditional Format:The course will be taught in summer through-session. Travel to Costa Rica will be restricted to the summer short session I, therefore the course instruction will be intensive, having daily lecture (120 minutes) and discussion time (1 hour). Lecture/lab hours are listed as if it was a fall/spring semester-long course. Student project work will continue after the travel portion and final projects due before the end of through-session.
Undergraduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Undergraduate Corequisite:FANR 4201/6201 and FANR 4201L/6201L
Graduate Corequisite:FANR 4201/6201 and FANR 4201L/6201L
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Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
Syllabus: No Syllabus Available