This course is only offered in the Fall for enrollment.

Studies the relationship of man and his environment; ecological principles, population dynamics, topics of current importance, including air, water, and noise pollution; poisoning and toxicity, radiation, conservation and management of natural resources.

Where do I start?

We recommend that you start out by browsing this site to find out what's here.  Read over the Course Outline and Course Syllabus .  Read the assigned chapters in the book and contact the instructor for further information.

To take the course for credit, you must register with Mountain Empire Community College.  Once you feel comfortable with the information, begin the registration process .  (You will still have to fill out the appropriate forms for MECC.)   Please read the entire tutorial and follow the instructions.


Purchase your texts:

You can purchase the correct course study guides, texts, and other required materials through the MECC Bookstore (located in Holton Hall).

You may purchase texts in person or by phone at (276) 523-7461. Checks or money orders should be made payable to the MECC Bookstore. Charge cards are accepted. Books can be shipped to your home or office, but there is a shipping charge. When purchasing materials, please make the bookstore aware that you are enrolled in distance education courses.

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