Course Syllabi & Websites

The list below contains the latest syllabus (.PDF) and/or link to the course website for all Environmental Studies courses.
             * denotes courses that are cross-listed with a second department. 

 

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Course Title

Syllabus (.pdf)

 

1

Introduction to Environmental Studies

F 2016

 

2

Introduction to Environmental Science

W 2017
 

3

Introduction to Social and Cultural Environments

M 2016
 

15

Chemistry of the Environment

M 2016

  15A

Chemistry of the Environment (New Chem Series)

W 2017
 

20

Intro to Shoreline and Watershed Issues, Policy, & Research

F 2005

 

25

Quantitative Thinking in ES

S 2016
 

95

Intro Ecological Restoration Filed Skills W 2017
 

96

Collection Curation F 2016
 

100

Environmental Ecology

F 2016
 

104*

People, Poverty, Environment in Central America

F 2008

 

105

Solar and Renewable Energy

S 2016

 

106

Critical Thinking, Human-Environment Problems and Solutions

F 2016

 

108A

Origins of Western Science

S 2008

 

108O

History of Oceans W 2017
 

108W

Wildlife in America F 2016
 

 111*

The CA Channel Islands

W 2017

 

 112

World Population, Policies & Env

M 2015

 

 113

Engineering & Environmental Geology W 2017
 

 114A

Intro to Soil Science

F 2016

 

 114B*

Soils and Geomorphology

W 2013

 

 115

Energy and the Environment

W 2017
 

 116

Sustainable Communities

W 2017

 

 117

 Science and Policy of Climate Change

W 2017

 

 118

Industrial Ecology

F 2016

 

 119*

Resources Ecology & Management of CA Wildland Ecosystem

F 2015

 

 120

Toxics in the Environment

F 2016

 

 122CC

Rhetoric of Climate Change F 2016
 

 122NE*

Cultural Representations: Nature & Environment

M 2015
 

 122LE*

Introduction to Literature & the Environment

F 2015

 

 123

Coastal and Ocean Law and Policy

 

 

 125A

Principles of Environmental Law

W 2017

 

 125B

Environmental Planning and Law

S 2016

   127A

Concepts of Environmental Education

W 2017
 

 127B

Advanced Environmental Education

S 2016

 

 128*

Ecological Constraints to Ecosystem Restoration

S 2016

 

 129

Ecopsychology

F 2016

 

 130A*

Risks, Vulnerability, Resilience, Disasters

F 2016

 

 130B*

Global Tourism

W 2017

 

 130C*

Global Food Systems

S 2016

 

 131

International Env. Law and Diplomacy

F 2016

 

 132

Human Behavior & Globl Environment

M 2016
 

 134

Coastal Processes and Mgt.

W 2016

 

 134CJ

Climate Justice S 2016
 

 134EC

Earth In Crisis F 2015
 

 135A

Environmental Planning

W 2017

 

 135B

Advanced Environmental Planning

S 2016

 

 136

Green Works S 2014
 

 136O

Sustainable Architecture: History & Aesthetics S 2016
 

 139

 Business & Environment

S 2015

   141

Chemistry of Global Climate Change

W 2017
 

 143

Endangered Species W 2016
 

 144*

Rivers

S 2016

 

 146

Animals in Human Society

F 2016

 

 147

Air Quality

M 2016

 

 149*

World Agriculture, Food, and Population

F 2016

 

 152*

Applied Marine Ecology

W 2017

 

 157*

SB COunty Agrifood System

W 2013

 

 158*

Crop Genetic Resources

F 2014

 

 160

American Environmental Literature

M 2016
 

 161

Environmental Comunications W 2017
 

 162*

Water Quality

S 2016

 

 165A

Environmental Impact Analysis

F 2016

 

165B 

Adv. Environmental Impact Analysis

W 2017

 

 166BT*

Biotechnology, Food, and Agriculture

W 2013

 

166FP* 

Small Scale Food Production

S 2013

 

166DC

Diet and Global Climate Change S 2016
 

 167*

Biogeography: Study of Plan and Animal Distributions

M 2016

 

 168*

Aqueous Transport of Pollutants

S 2016

 

 169*

Tracer Hydrology

S 2013

 

 171*

Ecosystem Processes

F 2016

 

 172

Integrated Materials & Waste Management

F 2016

 

 173*

American Environmental History

F 2016

 

 174

Environmental Policy & Economics

W 2017

 

 175*

Advanced Environmental Econ

F 2014

 

 176A

Water Policy in the West

S 2016

 

 176B

Advanced Water Policy

M 2013

 

 177

Comparative Environmental Politics W 2017
 

 178*

Politics and the Environment

F 2016

 

 179*

Natural Resource Economics

S 2014

 

 183

Films of the Natural and Human Environment

M 2016
 

 184

Gender and the Environment

W 2017
 

 185*

Human Environmental Rights

W 2016

 

 188

The Ethics of Human-Environmental Relations

W 2017
 

 189*

Religion and Ecology in America

W 2017

 

 190

Current Topics - "Environmental Careers"

W 2017

 

 191

Biodiversity & Ecological Restoration: Ed Practicum

W 2016

 

 193BE

Business and the Environment

S 2012

 

 193BF*

Politics of Science

S 2010

 

 193CC

Climate Change and Energy F 2015
 

 193CE

Contaminants of Emerging Concern F 2016
 

 193CE

 The Environment and the Circular Economy W 2017
   193CO
 
 Coastal Law and Policy F 2016
 

 193CP

Conservation Planning S 2016
 

 193DC

 Diet and Climate Change W 2014
 

193ED

Concepts Environmental Education S 2014
 

193EF

Environmental Futures F 2014
 

 193EH*

Field Studies in Environmental History

F 2012

   193GE

Global Environmental Movements

F 2016
 

 193GS

Special Topics Grad Seminar

S 2011

 

 193HO*

History of Oceans

W 2011

 

 193ME

Microbes in the Environment S 2016
 

 193PJ

Power, Justice and the Environment W 2017
 

 193PR

Politics of Human-Environment Relationships S 2016
 

 193SP

Special Topics- Group project Seminar S 2014
 

 193WA*

Wildlife in America

W 2011

 

 193XL 

Environmental Chemistry Lab S 2016
 

194GB

Green Building W 2017
 

 197

Senior Thesis in ES

F 2016

   200

Phd Emphasis Core Seminar

W 2017
 

 293SP

Group Projects S 2015
 

 596

Grad Seminar

S 2010