Students completing this focal study will gain scientific understanding of the human impact on the Earth. Additionally, students will study human environmental impact from contexts outside of the sciences, in order to develop well-informed opinions of what it means to be an environmental steward and how best to act as such on the individual and communal levels.
Instructions for Focal Study 38
Complete at least three courses and a minimum of 10 credits. No more than two of these courses may have the same disciplinary prefix.
Complete one course from each cluster.
|First Cluster (complete 1 course)|
|ARTST 207||Design for Sustainability||4 credits|
|ECON/ENV333||Environmental Economics||4 credits|
|ENV 222||Environmental Literature||4 credits|
|POLS/ENV 224||Environmental Politics||4 credits|
|PHIL/ENV 321||Environmental Ethics||4 credits|
|PSY/ENV 313||Ecological Psychology||4 credits|
|Second Cluster (complete 1 course)|
|ENV 141||Permaculture: Design Science (formerly ENV 142)||4 credits|
Our Global Environment (for non-majors)
Introduction to Environmental Science (for majors)
|ENV 210||Tropical Environmental Biology||4 credits|
|ENV 260||Oregon Natural History||4 credits|
|Third Cluster (complete 1 course)|
Intro Biology: Flow of Energy
Intro Biology: Flow of Info
General Biology I
|CHEM 110||Chemistry and Your Environment||2 credits|
|PHY/ENV 160||Energy and the Environment||4 credits|