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Getting Started:
Course Overview
What is ESRM100?
"W" credit information
Extra Credit

Other Links:
Job Links
WashPIRG Internship Opportunities
UW Campus Sustainability Fund (source of funding)
Friday Harbor Lab Marine Biology

  Spring, 2015 term
Instructors: Kim Littke - (BLD 218)
Note: Please contact Kim with grading issues and/or comments about TAs. If a TA has helped you a lot, I'd like to hear it, and if they could do a better job, please also let me know.
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Office Hours: Instructor's Office Hours are by appointment. Email to schedule an appointment.
TAs: Note: Contact TAs for questions about the class, course material and requirements by using
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TA Office Hours:
Office     Day/Time                                TA              Location   
Hours     Monday 10 am - 12 pm            Matt             BLD 340
               Tuesday 10:30 am - 12:30 pm Christiana    BLD 214
               Wednesday 8 - 10 am              Stephani      BLD 214
               Thursday 1:30 - 3:30 pm          Lynn             BLD 340
               Friday 9 am - 11 am                 Jason           BLD 214

               CLUE Session: Monday 6:30 - 8:00 PM       MGH 228
Textbook: Botkin, Daniel B., and Edward A. Keller. Essential Environmental Science. Wiley, 2007.
Available at the UW Bookstore, also online from Wiley.
Course Syllabus: Syllabus
About the course:
ESRM100 provides a comprehensive overview of environmental science. By using an "earth systems" approach, students recognize society and the environment as an interrelated system. Environmental issues are examined throughout the course and realistic solutions are investigated. 
Announcements: Check here for any updates regarding the class.
April 30:
Exam1 grading is posted in the "Grades" section below.

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Course Overview:
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Students are responsible for:
Description Links
3 Lectures per week Lectures in AdobeReader Format (w/audio)
Lectures in Powerpoint Format
Download AdobeReader
Current Issues Slides Powerpoint Slides
Weekly Readings Reading assignments are posted in the class Syllabus
2 Graded Posts on Class GoPost Gopost Discussion Board Instructions
GoPost Discussion Board
1 Class Project:
  • Option 1: Research paper
  • Option 2: Book Review
  • Option 3: Volunteer Project
  • Option 4: W Credit Paper
Project Topic Instructions
Project Information
"W" credit information

Volunteer Opportunities:
volunteer for ESRM 100
3 Exams Exam format and description
Previous Exam answers
Map to Kane Hall (Exam Location)
Optional Extra Credit Extra Credit
Grades: Grading Policy
Grade Appeals please follow this format
Plagiarism policy

These links will be activated as grades become available.
Exam1: Preliminary grading - Key for A B
Exam2: Key for A B
Exam3: (posted later)
GoPost grading: First GoPost Grading
Project grading (posted later)
Final grading
You will be receiving emails from me. You are responsible for reading all emails, as I use them to distribute class information.

Click here to download the SEFS course policy statement.