Northern Kentucky University

Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16

Environmental Studies

Location: Herrmann Science Center 150

Telephone: 859-572-1407

Fax: 859-572-5639

Email Address: envs@nku.edu

Web Address: http://envsci.nku.edu

Program Director: Richard L. Boyce, Department of Biological Sciences

Minor in Environmental Studies

The minor in environmental studies provides students with a coherent academic program that is sensitive and responsive to current and projected environmental problems facing humanity on a variety of levels. As a minor program, it is intended to broaden and strengthen a number of major programs by providing a useful focus on a wide range of environmental issues.

Requirements for Minor: Environmental Studies

Credits

BIO 123

Human Ecology

 

 

-- OR --

3

ENV 110

Introduction to Environmental Science and Issues

 

ENV 396

Internship: Environmental Science

3

ENV 494

Seminar: Environmental Science

1

Select 15 credit hours from the following:

ANT 345

Environmental Anthropology

 

BIO 304/304L

General Ecology with Laboratory

 

CHE 112/112L

Chemistry and Society

 

CMGT 323

Land Planning and Development

 

EGT 423

Planning and Design of Industrial Facilities

 

ENG 326

Literature and the Environment

 

ENV 115

Orientation to Environmental Science Careers

 

ENV 220/220L

Protecting Water Resources with Laboratory

 

ENV 294

Topics in Environmental Science

 

ENV 350

Environmental Toxicology

 

ENV 394

Topics in Environmental Science

 

ENV 408

Ecology of the City

 

GEO 314

Maps and Map Interpretation

15

GEO 306

Environmental Resource Management

 

GEO 340

Sustainable Food Systems

 

GEO 418

Geographic Information Systems

 

GLY 120

This Dangerous Earth

 

HIS 465

Nature and Development in Latin America

 

PHI 302

Research Ethics

 

PHI 360

Topics: Environmental Philosophy

 

SOC 340

Population

 

SOC 355

Sociology of the Environment

 

TOTAL CREDITS

22

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Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16

The Catalog

Catalog Changes

University Accreditation

About NKU

Program Offerings

Admissions and Enrollment

International Admissions and Enrollment

Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid

Academic Program Opportunities

University Policies and Procedures

Academic Support

Student Engagement

General Education

College of Arts and Sciences

Haile/U.S. Bank College of Business

College of Education and Human Services

College of Health Professions

College of Informatics

Pre-Professional and Interdisciplinary Programs

Course Descriptions

Course Description Notes

Accounting Courses (ACC)

Anthropology Courses (ANT)

Arabic Courses (ARI)

Art Courses (ART)

Astronomy Courses (AST)

Athletic Training Program Courses (ATP)

Biological Sciences Courses (BIO)

Business Informatics Courses (BIS)

Black Studies Courses (BLS)

Business Courses (BUS)

College of Arts and Sciences Courses (CAS)

Cooperative Education Courses (CEP)

Chemistry Courses (CHE)

Chinese Courses (CHI)

Cinema Studies Courses (CIN)

Computer Information Technology Courses (CIT)

Construction Management Courses (CMGT)

Communication Studies Courses (CMST)

Communication Courses (COM)

Counseling Courses (COU)

Computer Science Courses (CSC)

Career and Technical Education Courses (CTE)

Dance Courses (DAN)

Data Science Courses (DSC)

Economics Courses (ECO)

Education – Special Education Courses (EDS)

Education Courses (EDU)

Engineering Technology Courses (EGT)

Electronic Media and Broadcasting Courses (EMB)

English Courses (ENG)

English Developmental Courses (ENGD)

Entrepreneurship Courses (ENTP)

Environmental Science Courses (ENV)

Finance Courses (FIN)

Financial Literacy Courses (FLC)

French Courses (FRE)

Geography Courses (GEO)

German Courses (GER)

Geology Courses (GLY)

Health Education Courses (HEA)

Health Informatics Courses (HIN)

History Courses (HIS)

Honors Courses (HNR)

Human Resource Management Courses (HRM)

Health Science Courses (HSC)

Human Services/Mental Health Courses (HSR)

Informatics Courses (INF)

International Programs Courses (INTL)

Integrative Studies Courses (IST)

Italian Courses (ITA)

Journalism Courses (JOU)

Japanese Courses (JPN)

Criminal Justice Courses (JUS)

Kinesiology Courses (KIN)

Korean Courses (KOR)

Learning Assistance Program Courses (LAP)

Latin Courses (LAT)

Organizational Leadership Courses (LDR)

Library Informatics Courses (LIN)

Developmental Mathematics Courses (MAHD)

Mathematics Courses (MAT)

Medieval Studies Courses (MDS)

Management Courses (MGT)

Media Informatics Courses (MIN)

Marketing Courses (MKT)

Military Science Courses (MSC)

Music Courses (MUS)

Neuroscience Courses (NEU)

Nursing Registered Professional Courses (NRP)

Nursing Baccalaureate Courses (NRS)

Public Administration Courses (PAD)

Physical Education Courses (PHE)

Philosophy Courses (PHI)

Physics Courses (PHY)

Popular Culture Courses (POP)

Public Relations Courses (PRE)

Political Science Courses (PSC)

Psychology Courses (PSY)

Radiologic Science Courses (RAD)

Reading Workshop Courses (RDG)

Religious Studies Courses (REL)

Respiratory Care Courses (RSP)

Russian Courses (RUS)

Integrated Sciences Courses (SCI)

Sociology Courses (SOC)

Sports Business Courses (SPB)

Spanish Courses (SPI)

Statistics Courses (STA)

Social Work Courses (SWK)

Theatre Courses (TAR)

University Programs Courses (UNV)

Women's and Gender Studies Courses (WGS)

World Languages Courses (WLL)

University Administration

Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

Appendices

Kentucky Residency

Index