current_students

Current Students

The Environmental Science B.S. curriculum was revised Fall Quarter 2018. All incoming freshmen from fall 2018 onward will follow this program. If you are unsure which program to follow or would like an assessment, please make an appointment with Royce.

Environment Course Schedule  2022-23

FALL 2022 Course Major Environ Systems & Society Minor
140 Foundations of Environmental Policy and Regulation Required` Elective; 2nd pass
M147 Critical Analysis of Strategies toward Environmental Justice Social/Hum Elective Elective
155  (New!) Energy and Society in a Time of Climate Change: Moving Toward a Just Transition Social/Hum Elective Elective
166 Leadership in Water Management Social/Hum Elective Elective
185A      Sustainability Talks Sustainability Talks  
180 A Practicum in Environmental Science Required (seniors)  
       
WINTER 2023 Course Major Environ Systems & Society Minor
10 Introduction to Environmental Science Required LD Elective
M153 Introduction to Sustainable Architecture and Community Planning Social/Hum Elective Elective
M167 Environmental Justice through Multiple Lenses Social/Hum Elective Elective

175

(also in Spring!)

Programming with Big Environmental Datasets Required (Life/Phys) Elective
180B Practicum in Environmental Science Required (seniors)  
185B   Sustainability Action Research   Elective
185C      Sustainability Action Research Leaders   Elective
       
SPRING 2023 Course Major Environ Systems & Society Minor
150 Environmental Journalism, Science Communications, and New Media Social/Hum Elective Elective

157

(Returning!)

Energy, Environment, and Development   Social/Hum Elective Elective

175

(also in Winter!)

Programming with Big Environmental Datasets Required (Life/Phys) Elective
180C  Practicum in Environmental Science Required (seniors)  
185B   Sustainability Action Research   Elective
185C      Sustainability Action Research Leaders   Elective
188A Special Courses:  Geoengineering and Human Rights Social/Hum Elective
       

Student Handbook

Our student handbook is a comprehensive, downloadable book to help you go from matriculation to graduation. It includes information about prep courses, major courses, the Senior Practicum, and all our minor/concentrations. In addition, we’ve included some advice about how to get into research, find internships, volunteer and study abroad opportunities; and getting involved on- and off-campus in environmental challenges. 


Make a Counseling Appointment

Counseling

NOTE: During the current coronavirus situation all appointments will be remote.

When you make an appointment on Calendly don’t forget to include your phone number. 

You will receive a call at the appointment time. You may also reach IoES academic counseling at 310-206-9193.  To cancel an appointment, send an email to rdieckmann@ioes.ucla.edu.


Join our IoES undergraduate advising mailing list

Stay Connected
To join, simply create an account and join IoES “undergraduate advising.” Messages include useful information for undergrads and alumni alike, including information on courses, invitations to events on and off campus, internship and job opportunities, research and lab opportunities, volunteering, campus clubs, study abroad, and more!

If you’re already a Piazza user from one of your courses, you need only join the “class” to start getting messages. Piazza, allows you to tailor how often you receive email messages (we recommend the daily digest delivery), and keeps a complete, searchable archive of all messages that you can access on any device via the Piazza website. 


Join our Facebook group

Facebook
Join the Environmental Science Facebook group exclusively for current students, alumni, and faculty! Keep in touch with classmates, network with alumni, and post useful and interesting messages for your peers.


Join our LinkedIn Group

Linkedin
Join the IoES LinkedIn group and network with alumni, faculty, and others in the environmental fields. It might help you get your next job!