PEAK Minors

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Environmental Science Minor

18 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

ENV-160

Environmental Science I and Laboratory

4

ENV-260

Environmental Science II and Laboratory

4

ENV-200

Nature and Culture: Introduction to Environmental Studies

3

GOL-101 or
BIO-140

Physical Geology and Laboratory or
Idaho Natural History and Laboratory

4

MAT-125 or
MAT-212

Data Analysis and Statistics or
Advanced Statistical Methods

3

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Think critically about environmental issues
  • Gather and analyze data to test environmental questions
  • Learn effective communication skills (written and oral) appropriate for the field
  • Develop problem solving skills appropriate for the field
  • Understand the nature and methodologies of science