2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Environmental Studies: Concentration in Environmental Management and Policy

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Environmental Studies majors must fulfill the following requirements:

One course from:

II. Required courses outside the major—12-16 hours:


III. Special departmental requirements—28–31 hours, depending on concentration:

Completion of the concentration outlined below. Major competency is satisfied in ENVR 330 and 490. These courses must be completed with a grade of C or higher.

Concentration in Environmental Management and Policy—31 hours distributed as follows:

At least 3 hours in ENVR at the 300-400 level

6 additional hours of environmental policy and management-relevant coursework

At least 3 hours must be taken at the 300-400 level. The courses approved for this requirement are listed on the department’s website. They may not be double-counted to meet other requirements for the Environmental Management and Policy concentration.

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


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