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Environmental Studies BA

Course Number and TitleCredits
UF 100 Foundations of Intellectual Life3
UF 200 Foundations of Ethics and Diversity3
FW ENGL 101 Writing and Rhetoric I3
FW ENGL 102 Writing and Rhetoric II3
FC Foundations of Oral Communication3
FM MATH 143 College Algebra3
FN BIOL 191 Biology I: Intro to Cell and Molecular Biology4
FN GEOL 101 Physical Geology or
FN GEOS 101 Global Environmental Science
4
FA Foundations of Arts course3
FH Foundations of Humanities course3-4
FS ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics3
FS Foundations of Social Sciences course in a second field3
ENVSTD 121 Introduction to Environmental Studies3
ENVSTD 200 Environmental Approaches and Methods3
ENVSTD 300 Environmental Management and Analysis3
FF ENVSTD 492 Capstone Seminar3
GEOG 360* Intro to Geographic Information Systems3
HIST 223 Introduction to Environmental History3
SPS 200 Problem Solving in Public Service3
SPS 240 Data in Public Service3
SPS 301 Engagement and Empathy in Public Service3
Experiential Learning. Choose two (2) credits from:
Additional courses from list can count towards Environmental Options. A course cannot be used to fulfill more than one requirement.
ENVSTD 493 Internship
SPS 395 Public Service Studio
URBAN 489 Investigate Boise
URBAN 490 Urban Studies Field School
VIP 400 Vertically Integrated Projects
2
Introduction to Scientific Systems. Choose two (2) courses from:
BIOL 192 Biology II: Introduction to the Diversity of Life
CHEM 111 General Chemistry I
ENVSTD 220 Intro to Global Environmental Change
EOHS 230 Intro to Environmental Health
GEOG 200 The Global Neighborhood
GEOG 213 Atmosphere and Weather
GEOS 201 Intro to Oceanography
HES 220 Systems Thinking and Sustainability
URBAN 201 Planning and the Environment
6-8
Economic Systems. Choose one (1) course from:
Additional courses from list can count towards Environmental Options. A course cannot be used to fulfill more than one requirement.
ECON 333 Natural Resource Economics
ECON 474 Sustainability and Economic Policy
URBAN 370 Urban Economic Development Policy
3
Social Systems. Choose one (1) course from:
Additional courses from list can count towards Environmental Options. A course cannot be used to fulfill more than one requirement.
ANTH 314 Environmental Anthropology
GLOBAL 304 Sustainable Futures
SOC 440 Environmental Sociology
3
Political Systems. Choose one (1) course from:
Additional courses from list can count towards Environmental Options. A course cannot be used to fulfill more than one requirement.
ENVSTD 450 Policy for the Environment
PHIL 327 Environmental Ethics
POLS 409 Environmental Politics
3
Cultural Systems. Choose one (1) course from:
Additional courses from list can count towards Environmental Options. A course cannot be used to fulfill more than one requirement.
ENVSTD 430 Environmental Justice
HIST 351 North American Environmental History
URBAN 420 Public Place and Placemaking
3
Advanced Scientific Systems. Choose one (1) course from:
Additional courses from list can count towards Environmental Options. A course cannot be used to fulfill more than one requirement.
*BIOL 304 Biology III: Foundations of Ecology and Evolution
ENVSTD 420 Contemporary Debates on Global Environmental Change
EOHS 334 Environmental Health Management
GEOG/GEOS 370 Volcanoes and Society
GEOS 305 Global Climate Change
3-4
Environmental Options. Choose two (2) courses from:
ANTH 307, ANTH 314, ANTH 418, BIOL 304, BIOL 323, BIOL 422, BIOL 434, BIOL 435, BOT 305, COMM 361, COMM/CONFLICT/SOC 390, ECON 333, ECON 432, ECON 474, *ENGL 384, *ENGL 394, EOHS 332, EOHS 334, ENVSTD 410, ENVSTD 420, ENVSTD 430, ENVSTD 435, ENVSTD 440, ENVSTD 441, ENVSTD 450, ENVSTD 460, ENVSTD 470, ENVSTD 493, ENVSTD 494, ENVSTD 498, GEOG 321, GEOG 361, GEOG 460, GEOS 305, GEOS/GEOG 370, *GEOS 470, GLOBAL 304, GLOBAL 330, HES 400, HIST 321, HIST 345, HIST 351, HIST 376, HIST 389, MEDIA 301, *PHIL 327, POLS 409, POLS 434, SOC 425, SOC 426, SOC 440, SOC 445, SPS 340, SPS 395, SPS 495, URBAN 320, URBAN 350, URBAN 370, URBAN 371, URBAN 390, URBAN 410, URBAN 415, URBAN 420, URBAN 425, URBAN 489, URBAN 490
*These courses have a prerequisite that is not for the major, but is required prior to taking this course.
6-8
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits0-3
Electives to total 120 credits15-21
Total120
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