- Revised ES major! (effective August 2018) -
See requirements for other Environmental Studies Majors:
Ecology Environmental Policy International Environmental Sustainability
Requirements (click here for downloadable checklist)
Students must take a minimum of 11 courses, at least four of which are at the 300-level or above including the following (*check prerequisites).
Required Core Courses (6 total)
ENST 100 - Environment and Society
ENST/BIOL 120 - Ecology and Environmental Problems
ENST 230 (formerly 110) - Earth Systems Science
- Research methods requirement - one of the following:
- Ethics requirement: either PHIL 301 (formerly 302) - Ethics and the Environment or ENST/PSCI 365 - Ethical Dilemmas in Environmental Politics
Elective Courses (5 total)
Two elective Natural Science courses from the approved list (see below).
Three elective Humanities and Social Science courses from the approved list (see below).
No more than one internship (ENST 397) and one directed reading (ENST 250) may count toward the major.
Natural Science (approved elective courses - 2 required)
Humanities and Social Science (approved elective courses - 3 required)