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  Dec 16, 2017
 
2017-2018 Catalog

Environmental Studies: Concentration in Ecology and Environmental Biology


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Environmental Studies majors must fulfill the following requirements:


One course from:


Either


Two courses from:


III. Special departmental requirements—28–36 hours, depending on concentration:


Completion of the concentration outlined below. The senior demonstration of competency is satisfied by the completion of ENVR 330  and ENVR 490  with a C or better. Completion of  ENVR 330  fulfills the all-university oral competency requirement.

Concentration in Ecology and Environmental Biology—at least 28 hours distributed as follows:


One 3-4 hour advanced ENVR elective


Either (whichever is not selected above):


Note(s):


The 18 hours must include at least three 4-credit courses; and at least 11 of the 18 hours must be taken in ENVR.

Liberal Arts Core (LAC)


For additional information about the Liberal Arts Core and the specific courses that fulfill the requirements, visit the Office of the Registrar website, https://registrar.unca.edu/liberal-arts-core.

Liberal Arts Core Requirements

The credit hours listed are the minimum required.

Requirement Credits
First-Year Colloquium 3
Academic Writing and Critical Inquiry 4
Humanities 12
Laboratory Science 4
Scientific Perspectives 3
Quantitative Perspectives 4
Social Science 3
Second Language (proficiency through the 2nd semester) 0-4
Arts and Ideas 3
Senior Capstone 4
Diversity Intensive 3
   
Information Literacy Intensive Fulfilled within the major
Writing Intensive Fulfilled within the major

 

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