Oct 16, 2019  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2019-2020 
  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

Environmental Studies Minor


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The Environmental Studies Minor is a 16-hour interdisciplinary program compatible with any major. It offers students an integrated overview of environmental and natural resource fields.

Approved Non-Science Electives


 (The below list is a sample of offerings. Please use the “Attribute Type” when searching the Schedule of Classes to find other approved courses). 

  • ECON 421 - Environment, Economics and Policy
  • ENGL 205 - Lit. & Moral Imagination: Literature & the Environment
  • ENGL 348 - Literature & the Environment
  • HIST 123 - African History I
  • HIST 171 - US Environmental History
  • HIST 398 - History of Agriculture
  • HIST 399 - Green Urbanism
  • HIST 400 - History of Agriculture
  • HIST 436 - Urban Ecologies and Economics
  • PHIL 200 - Philosophical Perspectives: Philosophy and Ecology   Konopka only
  • PHIL 387 - Topics in Contemporary Philosophy    Konopka only
  • PHIL 392 - Philosophy of Nature
  • POLI/HIST 316 - Globalization
  • SOCI 240 - Population and Globalization
  • SUST 301 - Cultural Studies and Sustainability
  • SUST 465 - Topics in Sustainability: Renewable Energy and Economies   Bertaux only
  • THEO 245 - God Creation and Ecology
  • THEO 332 - Sacred Ground and New Story/Cosmology
  • THEO 360 - Consumption as a Problem
  • THEO 388 - Theology and Ecology
  • THEO 396 - Native American Lifeways

Note(s):


  • A 2.000 cumulative average must be attained in all these courses.
  • Information regarding the minor can be obtained from the co-directors, whose names are noted in each semester’s schedule of classes.

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