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UES Minor Requirements

As the most populous city in the United States, New York provides an optimal classroom to probe issues of sustainable urbanization. All students are welcome to minor in Urban and Environmental Sustainability. Plus, many courses in this minor can also satisfy general education requirements.

Minor in Urban and Environmental Sustainability:

Required Course:

Credits:

One 100-level ENV course

3

ENV/IS 318 Global Sustainability

3

Plus another 12 credits chosen from the following:

 

BIOL 127  Evolution

3

ENV 115 Environmental Science   

3

CHEM/ENV 105 Chemistry and the Environment

3

ENV 117 The Urban Ecosystem

3

ENV/PHR 218  Environmental Justice

3

ENV/PHIL 306  Environmental Ethics

3

ENV/PHR 320 EcoCulture and Sustainability

3

PS 335 Green Political Thought

3

ENV 170  General Geology   

3

ENV 310  Applied Environmental Science    

3

ENV 312  Energy and Climate Change

3

ENV 314 Controversies in Environmental Science

3

ENV 316  Natural Disasters and the Environment

3

BIOL 330  Conservation Biology       

3

BIOL 392  Ecology  

3

EWL 320 Narrating Climate Change

3

Total Credits for Minor

18

Please contact Dr. Alessandra Leri, UES Program Coordinator, for more details.