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2013-14 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Environmental and Sustainability Studies

It requires 24 semester hours chosen from the following:

Environmental/Ecological Sciences (4 sh):

ENS 111/113 Introduction to Environmental Science 4 sh

Political/economic/social systems (4 sh): Choose one from the following:

ECO 335 Environmental Economics
(ECO 111 is prerequisite)
POL 224 Environmental Policy and Law
POL 344 International Environmental Policy
SOC 334 Environmental Sociology

Environmental values (4 sh): Choose one from the following:

ART 339 Ecological Art
ENG 339 American Environmental Writers
ENS 110 Humans and Nature
REL/PHL 348 Environmental Ethics

Environmental analysis and communications (4 sh): Choose one from the following:

ENS 200 Strategies for Environmental Inquiry
ENG 318 Writing Science
ENS/GEO 250 Introduction to GIS

Electives (8 sh): Choose two courses from the following, including at least one class indicated by the double asterisk:

ENS 110 Humans and Nature
ENS 200 Strategies for Environmental Inquiry
ENS 220 Organic Gardening and Sustainable Food Production
ENS/GEO 250 Introduction to GIS
POL 224 Environmental Policy and Law
ART 339 Ecological Art
ECO 335 Environmental Economics
ENG 339 American Environmental Writers
ENG 318 Science Writing
ENS/GEO 340 Water Resource Management
ENS 350 Environmental Visions
ENS 360 Green Design
GEO 345 Global Environmental Change
POL 344 International Environmental Policy
REL/PHL 348 Environmental Ethics
SOC 334 Environmental Sociology
PHY 110 Energy and the Environment **
ENS/BIO 215 Diversity of Life and Lab **
ENS 320 Restoration Ecology and Lab **
ENS 330 Wildlife Ecology and Lab **
BIO 342 Aquatic Biology and Lab **
ENS/BIO 346 Wetland Ecology and Management and Lab **

This page was updated July 17, 2013.