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7.6 Bachelor of Environmental Studies Program Chart

7.6 Bachelor of Environmental Studies1,2

YEAR 1

YEAR 2

YEAR 3

YEAR 4

HONOURS 120 CREDIT HOURS

ENVR 1000, ENVR 2000GEOG 1280, GEOG 1290NATV 12203, BIOL 10104STAT 1000, ECON 1010

 

ENVR 2350, ENVR 31607, ECON 2390 (ABIZ 2390), BIOL 23904

Plus 3 credit hours from List B5

GEOG 38108, ENVR 4110, ENVR 4500

 

Plus 33 credit hours in an approved Focus Area6

Enough elective credit to total 120 credit hours for the program.

The W course must be completed within the first 60 credit hours of coursework.

HONOURS COOPERATIVE OPTION 120 CREDIT HOURS

ENVR 1000, ENVR 2000, GEOG 1280, GEOG 1290, NATV 12203, BIOL 10104, STAT 1000, ECON 1010

 

ENVR 2350, ENVR 31607, ECON 2390 (ABIZ 2390), BIOL 23904, ENVR 2900

Plus 3 credit hours from List B5

GEOG 38108, ENVR 4110, ENVR 4500

 

Plus 33 credit hours in an approved Focus Area6

ENVR 3900, ENVR 3910, ENVR 3920, ENVR 3980, ENVR 3990 (ENVR 4980 and ENVR 4910 are optional)

Enough elective credit to total 120 credit hours for the program.

The W course must be completed within the first 60 credit hours of coursework.

MAJOR 120 CREDIT HOURS

ENVR 1000, ENVR 2000, GEOG 1280, GEOG 1290, NATV 12204, BIOL 10104, STAT 1000, ECON 1010

 

ENVR 2350, ENVR 31607, ECON 2390 (ABIZ 2390), BIOL 23904

Plus 3 credit hours from List B5

GEOG 38108, ENVR 4110

 

Plus 33 credit hours in an approved Focus Area6

Enough elective credit to total 120 credit hours for the program.

The W course must be completed within the first 60 credit hours of coursework.

MAJOR COOPERATIVE OPTION 120 CREDIT HOURS

ENVR 1000, ENVR 2000, GEOG 1280, GEOG 1290, NATV 12203, BIOL 10104, STAT 1000, ECON 1010

 

ENVR 2350, ENVR 31607, ECON 2390 (ABIZ 2390), BIOL 23904, ENVR 2900

Plus 3 credit hours from List B5

GEOG 38108, ENVR 4110

 

Plus 33 credit hours in an approved Focus Area6

ENVR 3900, ENVR 3910, ENVR 3920, ENVR 3980, ENVR 3990 (ENVR 4980 and ENVR 4910 are optional)

Enough elective credit to total 120 credit hours for the program.

The W course must be completed within the first 60 credit hours of coursework.

GENERAL 90 CREDIT HOURS

ENVR 1000, ENVR 2000, GEOG 1280, GEOG 1290, NATV 12203, BIOL 10104, STAT 1000, ECON 1010

 

ENVR 2350, ENVR 31607, ECON 2390 (ABIZ 2390), BIOL 23904

Plus 3 credit hours from List B5

GEOG 38108, ENVR 4110

 

Plus 9 credit hours in an approved Focus Area

Enough elective credit to total 90 credit hours for the program.

MINOR 18 CREDIT HOURS

ENVR 1000, ENVR 2000

12 credit hours of ENVR courses numbered at the 2000-level or above.

NOTES:

1Advanced Entry into the degree programs is summarized in 7.2.2.

2The courses required in this program will satisfy the university mathematics requirements.

3 Students are permitted to substitute NATV 1220 with another 3 credit hours from the department (not a language) or approved alternative course. See the Riddell Faculty student advisor for assistance.

4 Students with an interest in the Conservation and Biodiversity Focus Area (or other Focus Areas including advanced Biology courses) are advised to complete the combination of BIOL 1020 and BIOL 1030 as well as BIOL 2300 (or AGEC 2370) instead of BIOL 1010 and BIOL 2390.

5Students must complete 3 credit hours of course work containing significant international content. Students are referred to List B for a list of available courses. Students may substitute with another course as approved by the student advisor.

6Focus Area courses must include a minimum of 21 credit hours at the 3000- and/or 4000-level. Focus Area performance requirements are defined in section 7.3 of this Chapter. Information on Focus Areas is available in the Focus Area Brochure.

7ENVR 2650 may be used in lieu of ENVR 3160.

8GEOG 3680 may be used in lieu of GEOG 3810.

IMPORTANT: The Honours and Major programs need not be completed in the manner prescribed in the chart above. The chart indicates one possible arrangement of the required courses and is meant to be a guide around which students can plan their program.

NOTE:

  • To fulfil prerequisite requirements, a grade of 'C' must be achieved, unless otherwise stated, in any course stipulated as a prerequisite to a further course.
  • Students should review the current course topics available through ENVR 2010 (1.5), ENVR 2020 (3), ENVR 3010 (1.5), ENVR 3020 (3), ENVR 4000 (3), ENVR 4010 (1.5), and ENVR 4020 (3) as well as those offered through GEOG 3740 (6), GEOG 3750 (3), GEOG 3760 (6), GEOG 3770 (3) and GEOG 4670 (3). Also, all courses are not offered every year or every term. The course schedule for the current academic term is available from the Class Schedule.
  • Students registering in certain courses may be required to participate in field trips or field components and pay a portion of the associated expenses. For details, contact the Department of Environment and Geography general office.
  • Equivalent courses offered through Universit√© de Saint-Boniface may be used in lieu of the specified course identified in the entrance requirements chart. Universit√© de Saint-Boniface courses end in the number'1' (e.g. GEOG 1281).

List B: Courses containing significant international content:

         ABIZ 1010 Economics of World Issues and Policies (3)

         ECON 2550 Political Economy 2: Economic Growth and Fluctuations in a
         Global Economic Environment (3)

         ECON 3670 International Trade (3)

         POLS 2040 Introduction to International Relations (6)

         POLS 3220 Globalization and the World Economy (3)

         POLS 3250 International Political Economy (3)

         GEOG 4260 Sacred Lands (3)

         or as approved by a Riddell Faculty student advisor