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 Dieckmann.
Environment Course Schedule 2023-24
|M30||Environmental Literature and Culture||No||LD elective|
|140||Foundations of Environmental Policy and Regulation (Boyd)||Required||Elective (enrollment after orientation)|
|155||Energy and Society in a Time of Climate Change (Pincetl)||Social/Hum Elective||Elective|
|163||Business and the Natural Environment (Delmas)||Social/Hum Elective||Elective|
|166||Leadership in Water Management (Escriva-Bou)||Social/Hum Elective||Elective|
|180 A||Practicum in Environmental Science (Garrison)||Required (seniors)||N/A|
|185A||Sustainability Talks||Sustainability Talks||N/A|
|10||Introduction to Environmental Science (Garrison/McKinnon)||Required||LD Elective|
|M153||Introduction to Sustainable Architecture and Community Planning (Wells)||Social/Hum Elective||Elective|
|C159||Life Cycle Assessment (Rajagopal)||Social/Hum Elective||Elective|
|Environmental Justice Through Multiple Lenses (Montgomery)||Social/Hum Elective||Elective|
|175||Programming with Big Environmental Datasets (Barreca) also in spring||Required||Elective|
|180B||Practicum in Environmental Science||Required (seniors)||N/A|
|185B/C||Sustainability Action Research/Leaders||N/A||Elective|
|150||Environmental Journalism, Science Communications, and New Media (J. Christensen)||Social/Hum Elective||Elective|
|157||Energy, Environment, and Development (D. Rajagopal)||Social/Hum Elective||Elective|
|175||Programming with Big Environmental Datasets (A. Barreca) |
also in winter
|180C||Practicum in Environmental Science||Required (seniors)|
|TBD||Elective TBD||Social/Hum Elective||Elective|
|185/C||Sustainability Action Research Leaders||Elective|
|188A-1||Special Courses: Urban Ecology (Kleinhesselink)||Social/Hum||Elective|
|188A-2||Special Courses: Faith & Environment (Sexton)||Social/Hum||Elective|
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