Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies: Concentration in Natural Resource Management and Conservation - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 65

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
ENVS 130 Environmental Studies (Major Core, ES) 3
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area C 3
Second Semester
BIOL 230 Introductory Biology I (Major Core) 5
Select One (Major Core): 3-5
General Chemistry I: Essential Concepts of Chemistry  
Chemistry for the Energy and the Environment (B1, B3, ES)  
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
GE Area A 3
Third Semester
BIOL 240 Introductory Biology II (Major Core) 5
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
Fourth Semester
ENVS 224 Research Methods for Environmental Studies (Major Core) 4
Physical Environment - Select One (Major Elective): 3
Environmental Geology (B1, B3, ES)  
Our Physical Environment (Prerequisite for GEOG 657 and many upper-division GEOG courses, B1, ES)  
GE Area C 3
GE Area D - Take Two 6
Fifth Semester
BIOL 458 Biometry (Major Core) 4
Ecology - Select One (Major Elective) 5 3-4
Biodiversity - Select One (Major Elective) 6 3-5
GE Area C 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 2
Sixth Semester
BIOL 530 Conservation Biology (Major Core) 3
ENVS 450GW Environmental Law and Policy - GWAR (Major Core) 3
Sustainability and Social Justice - Select One (Major Elective) 7 3-4
Global/International - Select One (Major Elective): 3-4
Global Environmental Crisis (ES, GP, SJ)  
Climate Politics and Policy (ES, GP)  
International Political Economy of Food and Hunger  
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Seventh Semester
Select One (Major Core): 3
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems  
Environmental Impact Analysis  
Land-Use Planning  
Resources - Select One (Major Elective) 8 3-4
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
Eighth Semester
ENVS 680 Environmental Studies Internship (Major Core) 3
ENVS 690 Senior Seminar in Environmental Studies (Major Core) 3
GEOG/ENVS 657 Natural Resource Management: Biotic Resources (Major Core) 4
Resource Policy and Techniques - Select One (Major Elective) 9 3-4
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Total Units120-130