Environmental Policy and Culture Minor
Minors in environmental policy and culture may choose to concentrate in the humanities or social sciences or to take courses in both areas. A quarterly list of courses counting toward the minor is available from the program office and the website. Exceptions must be approved by the program director.
|Minor Requirements (7 units) 1|
|2 humanities or social science courses chosen from the following core courses: 2|
|Topics In Anthropology (relevant sections; see EPC website for details)|
|Environmental Law and Policy|
|Food and Society: An Introduction|
|Environment and Society|
|American Religion, Ecology and Culture|
|American Environmental History|
|Global Environments and World History|
|Special Topics in Environmental Policy and Culture (relevant sections; see EPC website for details)|
|Independent Study 3|
|The Politics of Disaster: A Global Environmental History|
|New Lectures in History (relevant sections; see EPC website for details)|
|Climate Change and Sustainability: Ethical Dimensions|
|Ethics and the Environment|
|U.S. Environmental Politics|
|International Environmental Politics|
|Topics in American Religion (relevant sections; see EPC website for details)|
|At least 1 natural sciences course chosen from the following (no more than 2 natural sciences courses will be automatically approved for the minor):|
|Climate Catastrophes in Earth History|
|The Ocean, the Atmosphere & Our Climate|
|Earth: A Habitable Planet|
|The Health of the Biosphere|
|Humans and the Environment|
|4 elective courses, including at least 1 from each of these categories: culture, policy, and natural sciences (see website for lists of eligible courses)|
At least 4 of the 7 courses must be at the 300 level.
When a course on the list that is not under the ENVR POL subject code is taught in combined section as ENVR_POL 390-0, students can enroll during pre-registration under ENVR_POL 390-0 and it will count toward minor requirements.
Only 1 quarter of ENVR_POL 399-0 may count toward the requirements.