Mar 23, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Environmental Studies Major

Environmental Studies Major (11 courses):


Track 1: Environmental Science and Policy

Track Requirements (4 courses):

  • PO 327 - Environmental Policy Full course
  • Two science courses within a theme (see below)
  • An additional science or policy course from the Environmental Science and Policy or Environmental Justice and Sustainability Tracks

Track 2: The Environmental Imagination

Required Courses (2):

EN 110: Students should take a designated environmentally-themed section. Appropriate sections currently include “Imagining Nature, “Nature Reading and Writing,” and “Vermont Writers.”

At least one course focusing on artistic expression and the natural environment.  Current courses include AR 332 (“Eco and Environmental Art”), BU 117 (“Wilderness Photography”), MJD 219 (“Introduction to Adventure Filmmaking”), MJD 303 (“Nature and Outdoor Writing”), and designated English Writing Workshops including EN 329 (“Creative Non-Fiction Writing Workshop: Writing about Place”).

Concentration Courses (2):

Track 3: Environmental Justice and Sustainability

Concentration Courses (2):