• The goal of the AP Environmental Science course is to provide students with the scientific principles, concepts, and methodologies required to understand the interrelationships of the natural world, to identify and analyze environmental problems both natural and human-made, to evaluate the relative risks associated with these problems, and to examine alternative solutions for resolving or preventing them. The college level material covered in this course will prepare students for the Advanced Placement examination given by the College Entrance Examination Board. This course will follow the syllabus of the College Board.