Minors

Minor, Environmental Studies

Students majoring in another subject who wish to minor in Environmental Studies must complete the following requirements:

1. Complete the following required core courses: (11)

ENVI/GEOG A211 Earth Systems: Science and Geography of the Natural Environment 3
     
ENVI/GEOG A211L Earth Systems Lab 1
     
ENVI A212  Living on Earth 3
     
ENVI A470 Problem Solving in Environment and Society 4


2. Complete three of the following, at least one from each list: (9)

List A

BIOL A271 Principles of Ecology 3
     
BIOL A373 Conservation Biology 3
     
BIOL A485 Environmental and Ecological Applications of GIS 3
     
CHEM A450 Environmental Chemistry 3
     
GEOL A115 Environmental Geology 3
     
GIS A268 Elements of GIS 3
     
GIS A370 GIS and Remote Sensing for Natural Resources 3


List B

ANTH A354 Culture and Ecology 3
     
CEL A292 Introduction to Civic Engagement 3
     
CEL A395  Civic Engagement Internship 
     
ENGL A478  Public Science Writing 
     
ECON/ENVI A210 Environmental Economics and Policy 3
     
ENVI/PHIL A303 Environmental Ethics 3
     
LSSS A311 People, Places, and Ecosystems 3
     
SOC A404 Environmental Sociology 3

Minor, Geography

Complete the following required core courses: (11)

GEOG/INTL A101    Local Places/Global Regions: An Introduction to Geography 3
ENVI/GEOG A211     Earth Systems: Science and Geography of the Natural Environment 3
ENVI/GEOG A211L Earth Systems Lab 1
GIS A268 Elements of GIS 4


Complete 9 credits of upper-division GEOG or 6 credits of upper-division GEOG and LSSS A311.