Global Environmental Politics

Global Environmental Politics Major Concentration Requirements

The following required concentration courses are in addition to the ES major core courses.  Courses completed in this concentration can not count towards the core course requirements.

1.  One of the following politics courses:

2.  Both of the following economics courses:

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

3.  One of the following methods courses:

  • ANTH s10. Encountering Community: Ethnographic Fieldwork and Service-Learning.
  • ANTH s32. Introduction to Archeological Fieldwork.
  • BIO 244. Biostatistics.
  • ECON 250. Statistics.
  • EDUC s26. Qualitative Methods of Education Research.
  • INDS 250. Interdisciplinary Studies: Methods and Modes of Inquiry.
  • PLTC s49. Political Inquiry:Elements of Research Design.
  • PSYCH 218. Statistics.
  • RFSS 252. Rhetorical Theory.
  • SOC 205. Research Methods for Sociology.

4.  One elective course from among the following:

  • AN/ES 242. Environment, Human Rights, and Indigenous Peoples.
  • ENVR 209. Sustainable Cities.
  • ENVR 223. Politics of Wildlife Conservation.
  • INDS 211. Environmental Perspectives on U.S. History.
  • ENVR 272. Oikos: Rethinking Economy and Ecology.
  • PLTC 236. The Global Politics of Climate Change.
  • PLTC 248. The Arctic: Politics, Economics, Peoples.
  • PLTC 249. Politics of Latin America.
  • PLTC 290. Politics in Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • SOC 235. Global Health: Sociological Perspectives.
  • SOC 250. Privilege, Power, and Inequality.

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

All of the courses required for this concentration are listed on the Global Environmental Politics major declaration form.