Graduation Requirements for the Major in Ecology, Evolution & Natural Resources 216

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Requisite Courses:

  • General Biology 01:119:101-102 OR 01:119:115-116 AND 117 (lab)
  • General Chemistry 01:160:161-162 AND 171 (lab)
  • Physics 11:750:193-194 AND 01:750:201-202 OR 11:750:203-204 AND 01:750:205-206

Experience-Based Education: 3 credits

  • 11:216:440 Practical Experience in Ecology, Evolution & Natural Resources (1 to 12 cr)
  • 11:216:484 Research Problems in Ecology, Evolution & Natural Resources (1 to 12 cr)

Quantitative Methods: 2 courses

  • 01:640:135 Calculus I (4 cr) OR
  • 01:640:151 Calculus for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (4 cr) OR
  • 01:640:250 Introductory Linear Algebra (3 cr)
  • AND
  • 91:960:211 (3) Statistics I (3 cr) OR
  • 01:960:401 Basic Stsaistics for Research (3 cr)

Major Requirements: 8 courses

  • 11:216:104 Topics in Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources (1 cr)
  • 11:216:210 Principles of Natural Resource Management (3 cr)*
  • 11:216:351 Principles of Ecology (3 cr)* AND 11:216:352 Principles of Ecology Lab (1 cr)*
  • 11:216:369 Analytical Methods In Ecology, Evolution & Natural Resources (3 cr)
  • 11:216:499 Senior Capstone (1 cr)
  • AND
  • 11:216:251 Fundamentals of Evolution (3 cr)* AND 11:216:252 Fundamentals of Evolution Lab (1 cr)*
  • OR
  • 11:216:486 Principles of Evolution (3 cr) AND 11:216:252 Fundamentals of Evolution Lab (1 cr)
  • * Students are required to earn a grade of C or higher in these 5 major courses (red-highlighted) starting Fall 2016 for graduation in the major.

Critical Reasoning: 1 course

  • 01:640:300 Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning (3 cr)
  • 01:730:101 Logic, Reasoning and Persuasion (3 cr)
  • 01:730:225 Introduction to the Philosophy of Science (3 cr)
  • 11:216:416 Environmental Education (3 cr)
  • 11:374:325 Environmental Communication (3 cr)

Techniques-Analytical Methods: 2 courses

  • 11:216:274 Field Techniques (4 cr)
  • 11:216:371 Introduction to Remote Sensing Image Analysis (3 cr)
  • 11:216:428 Converstional Mathematical Modeling (3 cr)
  • 11:216:431 Fundamentals of Ecological and Environmental Modeling (4 cr)
  • 11:216:450 Landscape Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:454 Molecular Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:461 Field Ecology (2 cr)
  • 11:216:464 Wildlife Ecology and Conservation(3 cr)
  • 11:216:470 Conservation Techniques (3 cr)
  • 11:216:474 Advanced Remote Sensing (3 cr)
    11:216:475 Winter Field Ecology (1 cr)
  • OR
  • 11:573:232 Fundamentals of Environmental Geomatics (3 cr) AND 11:216:233 Fundamentals of Environmental Geomatics Lab (1 cr) AND
    one of the above Techniques-Analytical Methods course

Biodiversity: 2 courses

  • 11:216:272 Dendrology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:323 Ornithology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:324 Invertebrate Zoology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:325 Vertebrate Zoology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:411 Plant Diversity and Evolution (3) AND 11:216:412 Plant Diversity and Evolution Lab (1 cr)
  • 11:370:381 Insect Biology (4 cr)
  • 11:370:402 Aquatic Entomology (4 cr)
  • 11:370:409 Insect Classification (4 cr)
  • 11:628:321 Ichthyology (4 cr)
  • 11:680:491 Microbial Ecology and Diversity (3 cr)
  • 11:770:402 Mycology: Fungi in the Environmental (3 cr)

Functional Systems: 1 course

  • 11:216:302 Parasite Ecology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:317 Conservation Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:332 Plant Ecology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:335 Limnology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:360 Animal Physiological Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:421 Wetland Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:450 Landscape Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:451 Global Change and Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:464 Wildlife Ecology and Conservation (3 cr)
  • 11:216:469 Wildlife Diseases (3 cr)
  • 11:216:487 Urban Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:628:320 Dynamics of Marine Ecosystems (4 cr)

Additional Courses: 5 elective courses

Approved 216 Electives
  • 11:216:101 Introduction to Ecology and Evolution (3 cr)
  • 11:216:110 Evolution, Disease and Medicine (3 cr)
  • 11:216:211 The Natural Resources Professions (1 cr)
  • 11:216:240 Behavioral Biology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:269 Evolution of Animal Behavior (3 cr)
  • 11:216:272 Dendrology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:274 Field Techniques (4 cr)
  • 11:216:302 Parasite Ecology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:317 Conservation Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:320 Sustainable Environmental Management (3 cr)
  • 11:216:323 Ornithology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:324 Invertebrate Zoology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:325 Vertebrate Zoology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:332 Plant Ecology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:335 Limnology (4 cr)
  • 11:216:360 Animal Physiological Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:365 Arboriculture (4 cr)
  • 11:374:369 Analytical Methods (3 cr)
  • 11:216:371 Introduction to Remote Sensing Image Analysis (3 cr)
  • 11:216:401 Evolution of Eukaryotes (3 cr)
  • 11:216:403 Urban Forestry (3 cr)
  • 11:216:405 Evolution of Infectious Diseases (3 cr)
  • 11:216:411 Plant Diversity and Evolution (3 cr)
  • 11:216:416 Environmental Education (3 cr)
  • 11:216:421 Wetland Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:374:428 Conversational Mathematical Modeling (3 cr)
  • 11:216:431 Fundamentals of Ecological and Environmental Modeling (4 cr)
  • 11:216:440 Practical Experience in EENR (1-12 cr)
  • 11:216:441 Animal Behavior (3 cr)
  • 11:216:450 Landscape Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:451 Global Change and Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:454 Molecular Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:456 Trees and the Environment (3 cr)
  • 11:216:464 Wildlife Ecology and Conservation (3 cr)
  • 11:216:468 China's Ecological, Agricultural & Environmental Challenges and Global Impacts (3 cr)
  • 11:216:469 Wildlife Diseases (3 cr)
  • 11:216:470 Conservation Techniques (3 cr)
  • 11:216:474 Advanced Remote Sensing (3 cr)
  • 11:216:475 Winter Field Ecology (1 cr)
  • 11:216:484 Reserach Problems in EENR (1-12 cr)
  • 11:216:486 Principles of Evolution (3 cr)
  • 11:216:487 Urban Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:216:488 Restoration Ecology (3 cr)
Approved non-216 Electives
  • 01:160:209 Elementary Organic Chemistry (3 cr)
  • 01:160:211 Elementary Organic Chemistry Lab (1 cr)
  • 01:160:307 Organic Chemistry (4 cr)
  • 01:160:308 Organic Chemistry (4 cr)
  • 01:160:311 Organic Chemistry Lab (2 cr)
  • 01:355:302 Scientific and Technical Writing (3 cr)
  • 01:447:380 Genetics (4 cr)
  • 01:447:382 Genetics Lab (1 cr)
  • 01:460:101 Introductory Geology (4 cr)
  • 01:640:136 Calculus II (4 cr)
  • 01:640:138 Calculus II for the Biological Sciences (4 cr)
  • 01:640:250 Introductory Linear Algebra (3 cr)
  • 01:640:300 Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning (3 cr)
  • 01:730:101 Logic, Reasoning and Persuasion (3 cr)
  • 01:730:201 Introduction to Logic (3 cr)
  • 01:730:225 Introduction to the Philosophy of Science (3 cr)
  • 11:115:301 Introductory Biochemistry (3 cr)
  • 11:115:313 Introductory Biochemistry Lab (1 cr)
  • 11:370:202 The World of Insects (3 cr)
  • 11:370:308 Apiculture (3 cr)
  • 11:370:381 Insect Biology (4 cr)
  • 11:370:402 Aquatic Entomology (4 cr)
  • 11:370:404 Insect Structure and Function II (3 cr)
  • 11:370:409 Insect Classification (4 cr)
  • 11370:430 Urban Entomology (3 cr)
  • 11:372:322 Land Measurement and Mapping (3 cr)
  • 11:373:362 Natural Resource Economics (3 cr)
  • 11:373:363 Environmental Economics (3 cr)
  • 11:374:313 U.S. Environmental Policy (3 cr)
  • 11:374:314 Natural Resource Policy (3 cr)
  • 11:374:325 Environmental Communication (3 cr)
  • 11:375:360 Soils and Water (4 cr)
  • 11:375:407 Environmental Toxicology (3 cr)
  • 11:375:411 Environmental Microbiology (3 cr)
  • 11:375:421 Air Pollution (3 cr)
  • 11:375:444 Water Chemistry (3 cr)
  • 11:375:453 Soil Ecology (3 cr)
  • 11:573:232 Fundamentals of Environmental Geomatics (3 cr)
  • 11:573:233 Fundamentals of Environmental Geomatics Lab (1 cr)
  • 11:573:362 Intermediate Environmental Geomatics (3 cr)
  • 11:628:342 Marine Conservation (3 cr)
  • 11:670:201 Elements of Meteorology (3 cr)
  • 11:670:202 Elements of Climatology (3 cr)
  • 11:680:491 Microbial Ecology and Diversity (3 cr)
  • 11:776:210 Principles of Botany (4 cr)
  • 11:776:305 Plant Genetics (4 cr)
  • 11:776:382 Plant Physiology (4 cr