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:

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. U.S. Environmental History.
  • ENVR 251. Ecology and Policy: The Case of Lobsters and Right Whales.
  • ENVR 272. Oikos: Rethinking Economy and Ecology.
  • ENVR 273. Land and Livelihood.
  • 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.