Course Descriptions & Current Offerings

This is a list of our full course catalog. Click on a course name for additional details and the syllabus (where available). To see specific courses offered per term please check the Schedule of Classes.

Course number Course Title Credits Fall Wintersort descending
EAS 677.022 Economics and Environmental Justice 1 Yes
EAS 549 Analysis and Modeling of Ecological Data 3 No Yes
EAS 531 Principles of GIS 4 Yes Yes
EAS 995 Dissertation/Candidate 8 Yes Yes
EAS 501.022 Climate Economics and Policy 3 No Yes
EAS 524 Agroecosystem Management: Nutrient Cycles and Soil Fertility 3 No Yes
EAS 990 Dissertation/Precandidate 1 Yes Yes
EAS 615 Renewable Electricity & the Grid 3 No Yes
EAS 639.006 Introduction to Python for Environmental Informatics 1.5 No Yes
EAS 598 Natural Resource Internship - Graduate 1 Yes Yes
EAS 700 Masters Thesis/Practicum 1 Yes Yes
EAS 536 Ethics of Corporate Management 2.25 Yes Yes
EAS 701.888 Master's Project Planning 1 No Yes
EAS 501.001 Fire Ecology 3 No Yes
EAS 687 Landscape Planning and Analysis 4 No Yes
EAS 701 Master's Project 1 Yes Yes
EAS 731 Interdisciplinary Problem Solving 1 Yes Yes
EAS 568 Reconnect and Revitalize: Transitional Thinking for the New Normal 1.5 No Yes
EAS 501.041 Addressing Legacy Challenges within Great Lakes Coastal Communities 2 No Yes
EAS 589 Ecological Restoration 3 No Yes
EAS 503 Sustainable Sites and Historical Precedent 3 No Yes
EAS 555 Climate and Development: Impacts, Mitigation and Adaptation in Less Developed Countries 3 No Yes
EAS 559 Interview Methods 1.5 No Yes
EAS 480 Climate Change: The Move to Action 3 No Yes
EAS 475 Environmental Law 3 No Yes
EAS 476 Ecosystem Ecology 3 No Yes
EAS 588 Site Engineering 4 No Yes
EAS 451 Biology of Mammals 4 No Yes
EAS 566 Public Opinion and the Environment 3 No Yes
EAS 569 Stakeholder Network Analysis 1.5 No Yes
EAS 641 Social Research Methods in Environment and Sustainability 3 No Yes
EAS 573 Environmental Footprinting and Input-Output Analysis 3 No Yes
EAS 561 The Psychology Of Environmental Stewardship 3 No Yes
EAS 639.108 Conservation Biology & Ecosystem Health 1 No Yes
EAS 501.004 Ecological Restoration Applications 2 No Yes
EAS 581 Advanced Education for Environment and Sustainability 3 No Yes
EAS 532 Natural Resource and Environmental Conflict Management 3 No Yes
EAS 563 International Environmental Policy 3 No Yes
EAS 517 Conservation Biology 3 No Yes
EAS 501.048 Changing Climates in the Ancient World 3 No Yes
EAS 639.024 Global Environmental Change and Sustainable Food Systems 2 No Yes
EAS 639 Advanced Seminar in Resource Ecology 1 Yes Yes
EAS 501.162 Sustainability for Development 3 No Yes
EAS 590 Ecological Site Design 1 & 2 4 No Yes
EAS 501.025 Science and Management of the Great Lakes 3 No Yes
EAS 557 Industrial Ecology 3 No Yes
EAS 409 Ecology of Fishes 3 No Yes
EAS 541 Remote Sensing of Environment 4 No Yes
EAS 610 Advanced LCA Methods & Tools 1.5 No Yes
EAS 600 Directed Research and Special Problems 1 Yes Yes
EAS 545 Applied Ecosystem Modeling 2 No Yes
EAS 677 RPB Research Seminar 1 Yes Yes
EAS 639.038 Food Literacy for All 2 No Yes
EAS 593 Environmental Justice 3 No Yes
EAS 550 Systems Thinking for Sustainable Development 3 No Yes
EAS 538 Natural Resource Statistics 4 No Yes
EAS 501.002 Professional Practice 3 No Yes
EAS 601 Industrial Ecology Experiential Learning 3 Yes Yes
EAS 605 Green Development 3 No Yes
EAS 787 Metropolitan Dynamics Studio 2 Yes Yes
EAS 741 Research Paradigms 1 Yes Yes
EAS 586 Visualizing the Environment 2 Yes No
EAS 501.159 Triple-Bottom Line Seminar 1.5 No No
EAS 556 Field Ecology 5 Yes No
EAS 501.158 UN Framework Convention on Climate Change 1 Yes No
EAS 513 Strategies for Sustainable Development II: Market Transformation 1.5 Yes No
EAS 565 Principles for Transition: Power over, Power with 1.5 Yes No
EAS 430 Soil Ecology 3 Yes No
EAS 594 Poverty, Environment, and Inequality 3 No No
EAS 436 Woody Plants: Biology and Identification 4 Yes No
EAS 554 Urban Agriculture 3 Yes No
EAS 501.014 Environmental Finance 3 Yes No
EAS 510 The Science and Practice of Social Change 3 Yes No
EAS 501.160 Advanced Digital Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization 2 Yes No
EAS 501.001 Geospatial Field Methods 3 Yes No
EAS 501.123 Conservation and Development 3 Yes No
EAS 527 Energy Markets and Energy Politics 3 Yes No
EAS 572 Environmental Impact Assessment 2 Yes No
EAS 501.034 Field Remote Sensing at UMBS 2 No No
EAS 677.041 Climate Change Adaptation 1.5 Yes No
EAS 509 Ecology: Concepts and Applications 4 Yes No
EAS 535 Module on Environmental Mediation 1 Yes No
EAS 574 Sustainable Energy Systems 3 Yes No
EAS 501.055 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Environment & Sustainability Practice 1 Yes No
EAS 501.119 Nature, Culture, and Landscape 3 Yes No
EAS 567 Social Vulnerability and Adaptation to Environmental Change 3 Yes No
EAS 591 Materials and Methods 3 Yes No
EAS 562 Environmental Policy, Politics and Organizations 3 Yes No
EAS 577 Political Ecology, Environmental Security and Conflict 3 Yes No
EAS 639.040 Climate Change vs Everything Else: Where do we focus the efforts 1 Yes No
EAS 537 Urban Sustainability 3 Yes No
EAS 677.056 Qualitative Data Analysis 1.5 Yes No
EAS 597 Environmental Systems Analysis 3 Yes No
EAS 592 Environmental Planning: Issues & Concepts 3 Yes No
EAS 560 Behavior and Environment: Transitional Thinking for the New Normal 3 Yes No
EAS 422 Biology of Fishes 3 Yes No
EAS 526 Erb Institute Seminar 1.5 Yes No
EAS 433 Ornithology 4 Yes No
EAS 501.008 Primate Conservation Biology 3 Yes No
EAS 552 Ecosystem Services 3 Yes No
EAS 585 Seminar on CAD 1 Yes No
EAS 512 Strategies for Sustainable Development I: Enterprise Integration 1.5 Yes No
EAS 518 Wildlife Ecology and Management 3 No No
EAS 521 Field Methods in Fluvial Ecosystems 1 Yes No
EAS 534 GIS and Landscape Modeling 3 Yes No
EAS 520 Fluvial Ecosystems 3 Yes No
EAS 578 Urban Stormwater: Science, Design, and Management 3 Yes No
EAS 533 Negotiating Skills In Environmental Dispute Resolution 3 Yes No
EAS 539 Landscape Ecology 2 Yes No
EAS 691 Ecological Planting Design Studio 3 Yes No
EAS 596 History of Environmental Thought and Activism 3 Yes No
EAS 688 Site Planning and Design 4 Yes No
EAS 543 Environmental Spatial Data Analysis 3 Yes No
EAS 587 Place and Environment / Making Place Design Studio 4 Yes No
EAS 570 Environmental Econ: Quantitative Methods & Tools 3 Yes No
EAS 553 Diverse Farming Systems: Theory & Practice 3 Yes No
EAS 501.038 Foundations of Sustainable Food Systems 3 Yes No
EAS 530 Decision-Making for Sustainability 3 Yes No
EAS 564 Localization: Transitional Thinking for the New Normal 3 Yes No
EAS 501.018 Energy Justice 3 Yes No
EAS 540 GIS and Natural Resource Applications 2 Yes No
EAS 750 Urban Design Studio 2 Yes No
EAS 447 Forest Ecology and Management 4 Yes No
EAS 523 Ecological Risk Assessment 2 Yes No