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  • B.S. Degree in Sustainability
  • Physics & Astronomy

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  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    B.S. Degree in Sustainability (120 Credits)

    Core Requirements

    ANTH 317 Collapse (3)
    BIOL 370 Exploring Biology (3)
    CHEM 105 Crime Scene Science (3) or
    CHEM 110 Fundamentals of Chemistry (3) and
    CHEM 110L Fundamentals of Chemistry Lab (1) or
    CHEM 150 General Chemistry I (3) and
    CHEM 150L General Chemistry Laboratory I (1)
    GEOS 115 Physical Geology (4) and
    GEOS 115L Physical Geology Lab (0) or
    GEOS 117 Water, Land, and People (3) and
    GEOS 117L Water, Land and People Lab (1)
    MATH 142 Pre-Calculus (4)
    PHYS 140 Introduction to Sustainability (3)


    Restricted Electives

    Students must take HIST 379 or CHEM 304 to satisfy the upper-level writing requirement for the major.

    Students must take four courses (12 credits) from the following:
    ANTH 307 Ecological Anthropology (3)
    CM 327 Sustainability in the Built Environment (3)
    GEOS 335 Environmental Geography and Conservation (3)
    HIST 379 Environmental History (3)
    POL 345 Environmental Politics (3)
    PSY 324 Environmental Psychology (3)
    SOC 319 Society and the Environment (3)

    Students must take three courses (9 credits) from the following:
    BIOL 346 An Ecological Perspective (3)
    CHEM 304 The Environment and You (3)
    GEOS 305 Oceanography (3)
    GEOS 330 Elementary Meteorology (3)
    PSCI 378 Energy and the Environment (3)