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  Dec 13, 2017
 
 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Major in Environmental Science/Studies [Augustana]


A student may choose a BSc in Environmental Science or a BA in Environmental Studies. See Augustana Faculty  for Admission Requirements.

Requirements


  • ★6 overlapping credits at the 400-level from the courses listed in requirements ★12 in environmental studies, ★6 in environmental perspectives-★3 in applied environmental studies and Additional non-overlapping.
  • Additional non-overlapping credits

For the BSc in Environmental Science:


  • An additional ★6 in applied environmental studies from ★3 in applied environmental studies above

For the BA in Environmental Studies (General stream):


  • An additional ★6 in environmental perspectives from above

For the BA in Environmental Studies (Outdoor Education stream):


Additional information for students


  1. Students considering graduate studies should take a directed reading, directed studies, or directed project in the field.
  2. A student in the BA Environmental Studies (Outdoor Education stream) is strongly advised to take one of AUBIO 395  and AUBIO 397 ; or AUPED 112 , AUPED 215  and AUPED 216 .
  3. A student interested in a career in environmental health and safety, air quality, water quality, and land management is encouraged to take additional credits from AUCHE 220 , AUCHE 230 , AUCHE 232 , AUCHE 250 , AUCHE 252 , and AUCHE 330 . A student interested in air quality should also take AUGEO 231 . A student interested in land management should also take AUGEO 230 .
  4. A student interested in a career in vertebrate ecology is encouraged to take additional credits from AUBIO 350 , AUBIO 359, AUBIO 390 , AUBIO 393, AUBIO 395 , AUBIO 450, AUBIO 459 , AUBIO 493, AUENV 350 , AUENV 359, AUENV 450, AUENV 459 .
  5. A student interested in a career in plant ecology is encouraged to take additional credits from AUBIO 320 , AUBIO 321 , AUBIO 322 , AUBIO 323 , AUBIO 423, AUENV 322 .
  6. AUIDS 380, AUIDS 381, AUIDS 382/AUIDS 383, AUIDS 384/AUIDS 385, AUPHI 350  are highly recommended.
  7. Plans for taking AUENV 301 , AUENV 302 , AUENV 401 , or AUENV 402  should be discussed with the Department Chair and supervising instructor in the year preceding registration in the course.
  8. Many senior courses are offered only in alternate years; some of these require additional prerequisites.

Recommended first-year program