Course Descriptions & Current Offerings

This is a list of all classes offered at SNRE. Click on a course name for additional details and the syllabus (where available).

Course number Course Title Credits Fall Wintersort descending
EAS 571 Environmental Economics 3
EAS 563 International Environmental Policy 3 No Yes
EAS 590 Ecological Site Design 1 & 2 4 No Yes
EAS 409 Ecology of Fishes 3 No Yes
EAS 639 Advanced Seminar in Resource Ecology 1 Yes Yes
EAS 610 Advanced LCA Methods & Tools 1.5 No Yes
EAS 538 Natural Resource Statistics 4 No Yes
EAS 787 Metropolitan Dynamics Studio 2 Yes Yes
EAS 545 Applied Ecosystem Modeling 2 No Yes
EAS 605 Green Development 3 No Yes
EAS 741 Research Paradigms 1 Yes Yes
EAS 557 Industrial Ecology 3 No Yes
EAS 593 Environmental Justice 3 No Yes
EAS 531 Principles of GIS 4 Yes Yes
NRE 995 Dissertation/Candidate 8 Yes Yes
EAS 600 Directed Research and Special Problems 1 Yes Yes
EAS 550 Systems Thinking for Sustainable Development 3 No Yes
EAS 990 Dissertation/Precandidate 1 Yes Yes
EAS 601 Industrial Ecology Experiential Learning 3 Yes Yes
EAS 598 Natural Resource Internship - Graduate 1 Yes Yes
EAS 700 Masters Thesis/Practicum 1 Yes Yes
EAS 677 RPB Research Seminar 1 Yes Yes
EAS 701.888 Master's Project Planning 1 No Yes
EAS 639.038 Food Literacy for All 2 No Yes
EAS 549 Analysis and Modeling of Ecological Data 3 No Yes
EAS 501.046 Science and Management of the Great Lakes 3 No Yes
EAS 701 Master's Project 1 Yes Yes
EAS 501.038 Agroecosystem Management: Nutrient Cycles and Soil Fertility 3 No Yes
EAS 639.006 Introduction to Python for Environmental Informatics 1 No Yes
EAS 501.056 Methods and Tools for Studying People and the Environment 3 No Yes
EAS 503 Imprints and Archetypes: History and Theory of Landscape Design 3 No Yes
EAS 565 Principles for Transition: Power over, Power with 1.5 Yes Yes
EAS 594 Poverty, Environment, and Inequality 3 No Yes
EAS 480 Climate Change: The Move to Action 3 No Yes
EAS 501.159 Triple-Bottom Line Seminar 1.5 No Yes
EAS 687 Landscape Planning and Analysis 4 No Yes
EAS 475 Environmental Law 3 No Yes
EAS 501.022 Climate Economics and Policy 1.5 No Yes
EAS 568 Reconnect and Revitalize: Transitional Thinking for the New Normal 1.5 No Yes
EAS 476 Ecosystem Ecology 3 No Yes
EAS 615 Renewable Electricity & the Grid 3 No Yes
EAS 589 Ecological Restoration 3 No Yes
EAS 451 Biology of Mammals 4 No Yes
EAS 555 Climate and Development: Impacts, Mitigation and Adaptation in Less Developed Countries 3 No Yes
EAS 536 Ethics of Corporate Management 2.25 Yes Yes
EAS 501.056 Stakeholder Network Analysis 1.5 No Yes
EAS 561 The Psychology Of Environmental Stewardship 3 No Yes
EAS 501.001 Fire Ecology 3 No Yes
EAS 501.089 Digital Media, Scientific Process, and Environmental Change 3 No Yes
EAS 592 Environmental Planning: Issues & Concepts 3 No Yes
EAS 518 Wildlife Ecology and Management 3 No Yes
EAS 501.004 Ecological Restoration Applications 2 No Yes
EAS 588 Site Engineering 4 No Yes
EAS 669 Advanced Environmental Economics 3 No Yes
EAS 517 Conservation Biology 3 No Yes
EAS 731 Interdisciplinary Problem Solving 1 Yes Yes
EAS 566 Public Opinion and the Environment 3 No Yes
EAS 573 Environmental Footprinting and Input-Output Analysis 3 No Yes
EAS 641 Research Methods in Environment and Behavior 3 No Yes
EAS 639.108 Conservation Biology & Ecosystem Health 1 No Yes
EAS 541 Remote Sensing of Environment 4 No Yes
EAS 581 Advanced Education for Environment and Sustainability 3 No Yes
EAS 578 Urban Stormwater: Science, Design, and Management 3 Yes No
EAS 587 Place and Environment / Making Place Design Studio 4 Yes No
EAS 539 Landscape Ecology 2 Yes No
EAS 570 Environmental Econ: Quantitative Methods & Tools 3 Yes No
EAS 521 Field Methods in Fluvial Ecosystems 1 Yes No
EAS 501.038 Foundations of Sustainable Food Systems 3 Yes No
EAS 564 Localization: Transitional Thinking for the New Normal 3 Yes No
EAS 520 Fluvial Ecosystems 3 Yes No
EAS 530 Decision-Making for Sustainability 3 Yes No
EAS 540 GIS and Natural Resource Applications 2 Yes No
EAS 596 History of Environmental Thought and Activism 3 Yes No
EAS 553 Diverse Farming Systems: Theory & Practice 3 Yes No
EAS 523 Ecological Risk Assessment 2 No No
EAS 586 Visualizing the Environment 2 Yes No
EAS 543 Environmental Spatial Data Analysis 3 Yes No
EAS 556 Field Ecology 5 Yes No
EAS 661 Conservation Behavior Seminar 3 Yes No
EAS 501.158 UN Framework Convention on Climate Change 1 Yes No
EAS 662 Seminar in Resource Policy and Administration 2 Yes No
EAS 547 Forest Ecology in a Changing World 4 Yes No
EAS 430 Soil Ecology 3 Yes No
EAS 501.119 Nature, Culture, and Landscape 3 Yes No
EAS 548 Land Use and Global Change 3 Yes No
EAS 436 Woody Plants: Biology and Identification 4 Yes No
EAS 501.018 Energy Justice 3 Yes No
EAS 554 Urban Agriculture 3 Yes No
EAS 510 The Science and Practice of Social Change 3 Yes No
EAS 501.002 Decoding Genetically Modified (GM) Crops: The Global Politics of Agriculture and Biotechnology 3 Yes No
EAS 501.014 Environmental Finance 3 Yes No
EAS 501.160 Advanced Digital Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization 2 Yes No
EAS 750 Urban Design Studio 2 Yes No
EAS 572 Environmental Impact Assessment 2 Yes No
EAS 501.001 Applied Global Positioning System and Geospatial Field Techniques 3 Yes No
EAS 501.123 Conservation and Development 3 Yes No
EAS 535 Module on Environmental Mediation 1 Yes No
EAS 501.089 Frontiers in Environmental Justice 3 Yes No
EAS 527 Energy Markets and Energy Politics 3 Yes No
EAS 501.008 Seminar in Primate Conservation Biology 3 Yes No
EAS 509 Ecology: Concepts and Applications 4 Yes No
EAS 501.055 Food Systems: Implications of Unequal Access 4 Yes No
EAS 513 Strategies for Sustainable Development II: Managing Social Issues 1.5 Yes No
EAS 591 Materials and Methods 3 Yes No
EAS 668 Advanced Natural Resource Economics 3 Yes No
EAS 560 Behavior and Environment: Transitional Thinking for the New Normal 3 Yes No
EAS 677.041 Climate Change Adaptation 1.5 Yes No
EAS 577 Political Ecology, Environmental Security and Conflict 3 Yes No
EAS 574 Sustainable Energy Systems 3 Yes No
EAS 537 Urban Sustainability 3 Yes No
EAS 501.056 Social Vulnerability and Adaptation to Environmental Change 3 Yes No
EAS 501.087 Technology and Community Sustainable Development 3 Yes No
EAS 585 Seminar on CAD 1 Yes No
EAS 562 Environmental Policy, Politics and Organizations 3 Yes No
EAS 597 Environmental Systems Analysis 3 Yes No
EAS 526 Erb Institute Seminar 1.5 Yes No
EAS 533 Negotiating Skills In Environmental Dispute Resolution 3 Yes No
EAS 691 Ecological Planting Design Studio 3 Yes No
EAS 552 Ecosystem Services 3 Yes No
EAS 688 Site Planning and Design 4 Yes No
EAS 512 Strategies for Sustainable Development I: Environmental Strategy 1.5 Yes No
EAS 534 GIS and Landscape Modeling 3 Yes No