Ecology and Economics of the Environment

Ecology and Economics of the Environment Major Concentration Requirements

1.  One of the following humanistic environmental studies courses:

2.  A second course from the list above or one of the following social science courses:

  • AN/ES 242 Environment, Human Rights, and Indigenous Peoples
  • ENVR 337 Social Movements, NGOs, and the Environment
  • ENVR 272 Oikos: Rethinking Economy and Ecology
  • ENVR 301 Politics of Nature
  • EN/LS 350 Environmental Justice in the Americas

3.  Both of the following biology courses:

4.  One of the following ecology courses:

  • BI/ES 232 Global Change in Terrestrial Systems
  • BI/ES 246 Conservation Biology
  • BI/ES 271 Dendrology and the Natural History of Trees/Lab
  • ENVR 240 Water and Watersheds/Lab
  • BIO 331 Ecology and Evolution of Mutualisms

5.  Both of the following economics courses:

  • ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics: Prices and Markets
  • ECON 222 Environmental Economics

6.  One of the following statistics courses:

7.  One of the following intermediate economics courses (some courses have prerequisites):

8.  One of the following 300-level courses (some courses have prerequisites):

  • BIO 313 Marine Ecology/Lab
  • BI/ES 333 Genetics of Conservation Biology/Lab
  • ECON 309 Economics of Less-Developed Countries
  • ECON 325 Prices, Property, and the Problem of the Commons
  • ENVR 310 Soils/Lab