Course List

Intro. Environmental Studies -

ENVI 130 A

Instructor: Dr. Jon C. Cawley
Block: 4
Time: M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 012
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the applied field of environmental studies, this course encourages stud ents to develop the critical thinking and analytical skills required to make personal and policy decisions that are environmentally-sound, economically-viable, and socially equitable. Course activities will draw from a number of disciplines including the physical and natural sciences, economics, and policy with emphasis on sustainability and resource management.

Intro. Environmental Studies -

ENVI 130 B

Instructor: Dr. Jon C. Cawley
Block: 5
Time: M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 012
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An introduction to the applied field of environmental studies, this course encourages stud ents to develop the critical thinking and analytical skills required to make personal and policy decisions that are environmentally-sound, economically-viable, and socially equitable. Course activities will draw from a number of disciplines including the physical and natural sciences, economics, and policy with emphasis on sustainability and resource management.

Environment, Ethics & Culture -

ENVI 240 A

Instructor: Dr. Marwood Larson-Harris
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: WEST 319
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An examination of conceptions of Nature, the environment, and sustainability drawn from the Humanities. Insights from these traditions will be used to explore contemporary environmental debates. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Environment and Society -

ENVI 250 A

Instructor: Dr. Daniel Sarabia
Block: 3
Time: M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: TRT 306
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An examination of the major concepts, methodologies, and theoretical frameworks employed in the social sciences to study human ecological relations. The implications of social organization, whether political or economic, for ecosystems will provide an opportunity to examine the impact of individual and collective decisions. (1)Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Sp Top: Conservation Science -

ENVI 265 A

Instructor: Dr. Valerie S. Banschbach
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LIFE 307
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: ENVI-130 or BIOL-120

Catalog Description:

Investigation of a special topic not regularly offered, with the topic determined by the faculty member. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Sp Top: Conservation Sci Lab -

ENVI 265L 1

Instructor: Dr. Valerie S. Banschbach
Time: Th 2:50PM-5:50PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LIFE 309

Catalog Description:

Investigation of a special topic not regularly offered, with the topic determined by the faculty member. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Geographic Information Systems -

ENVI 270 A

Instructor: Dr. Katherine P. O'Neill
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MASS 139
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

An examination of the major concepts, methodologies, and theoretical frameworks employed in the social sciences to study human ecological relations. The implications of social organization, whether political or economic, for ecosystems will provide an opportunity to examine the impact of individual and collective decisions. (1)Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.

Environmental Practicum -

ENVI 430 A

Instructor: Dr. Katherine P. O'Neill
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-4:10PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MASS 139
Units: 1
Pre-requisites/Comments: ENVI-230, 240, 250 and 270

Catalog Description:

A team based project where students work as environmental consultants to solve a real world problem. (1)