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Environmental Technology

Year 1

The evolution of science

In your first year, you will take three academic terms. Courses include evolution and diversity biology, computing, geography, communications and English. During the spring term, you'll be studying full-time in an intensive series of field courses which culminates in a week-long field camp.

Year 1

Academic Term 1 (Fall)

  Course Course Name Credits
Total credits 18
All of BIOL 124 Evolution and Diversity 4
CHEM 120 College Chemistry 1 4
COMP 152 Computer/Programming Literacy 3
ENVR 110 Environmental Seminar 1 1
GEOG 100 Environment and Sustainability 3
One of ENGL 151* Academic Writing Strategies 3
ENGL 161* Literary Genres 3
ENGL 163* Intro to Literary Traditions 3
ENGL 164* Indigenous Literature 3

* Completion of this program requires one of ENGL 151, ENGL 161, ENGL 163, and ENGL 164. Students with less than "B" in English 12 must take ENGL 151. Students may use ENGL 150 in lieu of ENGL 151 and ENGL 160 in lieu of ENGL 161, ENGL 163, and ENGL 164 toward program completion.

 

Academic Term 2 (Winter)

Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 19
ENVR 103 Environmental Microbiology 2
ENVR 107 Environmental Geography 3
ENGL 251 Advanced Communication 3
GEOG 219 Field Surveying 3
GEOS 100 Physical Geology 4
STAT 216 Applied Statistics 4

Academic Term 3 (Spring)

Course Course Name Credits
Total Credits 8.5
ENVR 200 Safety in the Environment 1.5
ENVR 202 Geographic Field Techniques 0.5
ENVR 203 Aquatic Monitoring Techniques 2
ENVR 204 Environmental Field Trips 0.5
ENVR 205 Soils 0.5
ENVR 206A Environmental Horticulture 1.5
ENVR 218 Environmental Field Camp 2
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