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These course descriptions are not being updated as of August 1, 2016. Current course descriptions are maintained in LionPATH.

Environmental Studies (ENVST)

ENVST 100 (GS) Visions of Nature (3) An interdisciplinary introduction to environmental studies, including perspectives from ethics, economics, public policy, art, literature, history, geology, biology, and ecology.
Effective: Fall 2000
 

ENVST 200 Research Methods in Environmental Studies (3) Focus on interdisciplinary research methodologies from biology, social sciences, and humanities for the study of environmental issues and problems.
Effective: Spring 2000
Prerequisite: BIOL 110, ENGL 015, ENVST 100  

ENVST 296 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, that are supervised on an individual basis and that fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

ENVST 297 Special Topics (1-9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject that may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

ENVST 299 (IL) Foreign Studies in Environmental Studies (1-12 per semester/maximum of 12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2012
Prerequisite: approval of the program  

ENVST 395 Internship (1-18) Supervised off-campus, nongroup instruction including field experiences, practica, or internships. Written and oral critique of activity required.
Effective: Spring 2000
Prerequisite: prior approval of proposed assignment by instructor  

ENVST 400W Senior Seminar in Environmental Studies (3) Writing-intensive study of a specified topic in environmental studies integrating approaches and research from a variety of disciplines.
Effective: Spring 2000
Prerequisite: ENVST 200  

ENVST 424 (ENGL 424) Creative Writing and the Natural World (3) Creative writing workshop focused on the environment and related issues.
Effective: Summer 2011
Prerequisite: ENGL 050 orENVST 100  

ENVST 494 Research Topics in Enviornmental Studies (1-12 per semester/maximum of 12) Supervised student activities on research projects identified on an individual or small group basis.
Effective: Summer 2012
Prerequisite: 6th semester standing and 6 credits in ENVST or related disciplines  

ENVST 496 Independent Studies (1-18) Creative projects, including research and design, that are supervised on an individual basis and that fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2000
 

ENVST 497 Special Topics in Environmental Studies (1-9 per semester/maximum of 9) Formal courses given infrequently to explore, in depth, a comparatively narrow subject which may be topical or of special interest.
Effective: Summer 2012
Prerequisite: 6th semester standing and 6 credits in ENVST or related disciplines  

ENVST 499 (IL) Foreign Studies in Environmental Studies (1-12 per semester/maximum of 12) Courses offered in foreign countries by individual or group instruction.
Effective: Summer 2012
Prerequisite: 6th semester standing approval of program and 6 credits in ENVST or related disciplines  

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