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Environmental Natural Science Courses

The following courses are not offered every semester and are subject to change

For the Environment major and minor, any natural science course at the 200-level or above in Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Sciences (AOSS), Biology (BIOLOGY), Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB), Environment (ENVIRON) Natural Science courses, Chemistry (CHEM), Geological Sciences (EARTH), Natural Resources and Environment (NRE) and Physics (PHYSICS) is acceptable for the major and minor requirement of Natural and Earth Systems Science requirement. This includes, but is not limited to the following list of courses:

  Course Number

  Course Title (credit hours)

  AOSS 202

  The Atmosphere (3)

  AOSS 203

  The Oceans (3)

  AOSS 300

  Global Environmental Impact of Technological Change (3)

  AOSS 304

  Atmospheric and Oceanic Environment (4)

  AOSS 305

  Introduction to Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Dynamics (4)

  AOSS 420

  Environmental Ocean Dynamics (4)

  AOSS 430

  Thermodynamics of the Atmosphere (3)

  AOSS 432  

  Environmental Radiative Processes (3)

  AOSS 463

  Air Pollution Meteorology (3)

  AOSS 475

  Earth-Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions (4)

  AOSS 479

  Atmospheric Chemistry (3)

  BIOLOGY 255

  Plant Diversity (4)

  BIOLOGY 281

  General Ecology (3) For Minors Only

  BIOLOGY 288

  Animal Diversity (4)

  BIOLOGY 482

  Limnology (5)

  CEE 230

  Energy and the Environment (3)

  CEE 360

  Environmental Process Engineering (4)

  CEE 428

  Introduction to Groundwater Hydrology (3)

  EEB 380

  Oceanography: Marine Ecology (3)

  EEB 381

  General Ecology (5) – Biostation Only

  EEB 463

  Neotropical Plants (3)

  EEB 472

  Plant-Animal Interactions (3)

  EEB 481

  Population Dynamics and Ecology (4)

  EEB 483

  Limnology (3)

  EEB 497

  Community Ecology (3)

  EEB 498

  The Ecology of Agroecosystems (3)

  ENVIRON 303

  Topics in Natural Science (1-5)

  ENVIRON 309

  GIS Explorations of the Past, Present and Future (3)

  ENVIRON 310

  Environmental Chemicals and Diseases (3)

  ENVIRON 311/EEB 320   Rivers, Lakes and Wetlands (4)

  ENVIRON 315/EEB 315

  The Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (3)

  ENVIRON 317

  Conservation of Biological Diversity (3)

  ENVIRON 318/RCIDIV 318

  Food, Land, and Society (6)

  ENVIRON 348

  Forest Ecology (5) – Biostation only

  ENVIRON 404

  Cars, Energy and Sustainability (3)

  ENVIRON 409

  Ecology of Fishes (3-4

  ENVIRON 415/NRE 415

  Behavioral Ecology and Conservation Biology (4)

  ENVIRON 421   Restoration Ecology (3)

  ENVIRON 422

  Biology of Fishes (3)

  ENVIRON 430

  Soil Ecology (3)

  ENVIRON 436/EEB 436/NRE 436   Woody Plants (4)

  ENVIRON 453

  Tropical Conservation and Resource Management (3)

  ENVIRON 476/NRE 476/EEB 476

  Ecosystem Ecology (3)

  ENVIRON 479/EARTH 477

  Hydrogeology (4)

  EARTH 201/GEOG 201

  Introductory Geography: Earth System Science (4)

  EARTH/ENVIRON 202

  Introductory Environ’l Science in the Rockies at Camp Davis

  EARTH 206

  How the Earth Works: Water Cycle and Environment (2)

  EARTH 207

  How the Earth Works: A Hands-On Experience (2)

  EARTH 222   Introductory Oceanography (3)

  EARTH 277

  Water in the 21st Century (3)

  EARTH 284

  Environmental Geology (4)

  EARTH 331   Climate and Climate Change (4)

  EARTH 333

  Inexhaustible Seas: Marine Resrcs and Environ Issues (4)

  EARTH 425/ENVIRON 325

  Environmental Geochemistry (3)

  EARTH 417

  Geology of the Great Lakes (2)

  EARTH 427

  Environmental and Tech Applications of Mineralogy (3)

  EARTH 442

  Earth Surface Processes and Soils (4)

  EARTH 465/ENV 467

  Biogeochemical Cycles (3)

  UP/GEOG 406

  Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

 

Last Updated 4/1/14