Ecological Design (14 credits)

Ecological Design - Environmental science students who concentrate in the ecological design focus track will study the use of ecological systems to improve environmental quality. For this focus track, students select at least 14 credit-hours of coursework from the courses listed below:

Key:
* indicates a course required for the focus track.
+ indicates a course with prerequisites that are not included among previously-identified courses.

Courses
(Note: Course codes/numbers link you to the official UVM Catalogue for that course's description)
Course Credits Title
NR 288 3 Ecological Design and Living Technologies*
CDAE 102 3 Sustainable Community Development+
CDAE 170 3 Solar Strategies for Building Construction+
CDAE 191 3 Applied Ecological Economics+
CDAE 106 3 Renewable Energy Workshop+
CDAE 237 3 Econ of Sustainability
CDAE 276 3 Community Design Studio+_
ENVS 177 3 Introduction to Landscape Restoration
MMG 220 3 Environmental Microbiology
NR 250 4 Limnology
NR 280 4 Stream Ecology+
NR 289 3 Advanced Ecological Design
PSS 127 3 Greenhouse Operations and Management
PSS 137 3 Landscape Design Fundamentals
PSS 162 3 Soil Fertility and Conservation+
PSS 238 3 Ecological Landscape Design
PSS 154 3 Composting Ecology and Management
PSS 156 3 Permaculture
PSS 212 4 Advanced Agroecology+
PSS 268 4 Soil Ecology+
PSS 269 3 Soil and Water Pollution and Bioremediation+
PRT 230 3 Ecotourism

A maximum of 3 credits of ENSC 195 or 196 can apply towards the 14 credits required in this focus track:

Course Credits Title
ENSC 195 1-3 Internship
ENSC 196 1-3 Independent Research

Last modified May 27, 2015