Minor In Environmental Science
Fifteen credits of environmental science, nine credits of which must be in the 300 level or higher courses. Courses are selected from Category I.
Six credits of environmental policy. Courses are selected from category II.
Three credits spread across the following areas:
A. An independent research project (1 credit)
B. An ES&P Multidisciplinary Project Course (1 credit)
C. One of the following 1 credit courses in Category III below.
EV313 Biogeochemical Earth Systems Science is required for the science minor.
Course Offerings in Environmental Science
|BY140 General Bio I||BY160 General Bio II|
|BY222 General Ecology||CM221 Spectroscopy|
|BY224 General Ecology Lab||CM223 Spectroscopy Lab|
|BY314 Bioinformatics||CM371 Phys. Chem|
|BY320 Microbiology||CM476 Atmospheric Chem.|
|BY322 Microbiology Lab||CM434 Air Pollution Controls|
|BY328 Conservation Biology||EHS309 Industrial Hygiene|
|BY340 Behavioral Eco. and Sociobiology||EHS310 Intro to Ind. Hygiene Lab|
|BY420 Evolution||EHS405 Methods and Analysis|
|BY425 Bio. Systems and Env't'l Change||EHS416 Prin. of Toxic. and Epidem.|
|BY/EV330 Great Lakes Water Pollution||EV314 Adirondack Integrated Research Project|
|BY431 Limnology||EV/CE 435 Groundwater|
|BY/EV312 Adirondack Ecology & Env Science||ES432 Risk Analysis|
|EV316 Adirondack Env. Science||EV314 Adirondack Integrated Res. Project|
|CE301 Eng. Measurements||CE301 ADK Geographical Info Systems|
|CE340 Intro to Env. Engineering||CE480 Env. Quality|
|ECE470 Hydraulic Eng.||CE481 Hazardous Waste Mgmt|
|CE474 Engineering Hydrology||CE482 Env. Systems|
|CE479 Water & Wastewater Trtmnt Proc.||CE491 Senior Design Proj.|
|CE486 Industrial Eco.|
*No more than six (6) credits of the engineering classes can be applied towards an Environmental Science Minor.
Courses in Environmental Policy
|ANTH270 Env't, Tech, and Soc.||PHIL270 American Env|
|PHIL405 Sustainability: Thry. and Prac.||PHIL410 Where the Wild Things Are|
|COMM428 Public Debate and Env't||PHI371 Energy and Society|
|COMM429 Issue Analysis and Advocacy||POL220 American Politics|
|EC360 Environmental Economics||POL250 Politics in X-Nat'l Perspective|
|ES436 Global Climate Change: Sci, Eng, & Policy||POL351 Globalization|
|LW270 Law and Society 1||POL371 Environmental Law|
|LW466 Law of the Workplace||POL400 Constitutional Law|
|EM351 Quality Mgmt and Lean Enterprise||POL470 Environmental Policy|
|EM361 Supply Chain Env. Mgmt||POL471 Energy Policy|
|EV314 Adirondack Integrated Research Project||SOC330 Health, Wealth, Inequality, and the Env't.|
|EV/SS320 Social & Pol Issues in the Adirondacks||EV322 Adirondack Park|
|EC/EV315 Entrepreneurship & Economic Dev. in the Adirondacks|
A. An independent research project (1 credit equivalent))
B. An ES&P Multidisciplinary Project Course (1 credit equivalent)
C. One of the following 1 credit courses (EV 100, 300, or 305)
*Additional courses may be taken to fulfill the minor requirements with permission from the director.