Honours BA Environmental Studies
The Honours Environmental Studies program consists of 20.0 credits, of which at least 14.0 must be at the senior level. A maximum of 13.0 credits may be in Geography and Environmental Studies, including those specified as follows:
[Note that if GG/ES cross-listed courses are taken, they must count as Environmental Studies electives; they may not count as non-GES elective courses.]
Core Courses (8.5 credits):
ES101, ES102, GG101, GG102, ES293, ES298, GG251, GG254,
GG258, GG281, GG282, ES399/GG399.
One of: GG260 or GG270;
two of: ES356/GG356, ES392, ES398/GG398;
one of: GG351, GG355, GG360, GG361, GG368, GG369;
one of: GG336, GG381, GG382, GG387, GG389;
2.5 credits from List 1 (GES electives) of which at least 2.0 credits must be at the 300-400 level and at least 1.0 credit must be from 400 level GG or ES courses (excluding GG451).
7.0 credits selected from disciplines other than GG and ES of which at least 2.0 credits must be from List 2 (non-GES electives).
2.0 credits of GES electives or non-GES electives.
List 1 (GES electives): GG261, GG263, GG294, GG336, GG380, GG381, GG382, GG383, GG384, GG385, GG386, GG388, GG389, GG393, GG395, GG396, GG450*, GG451, GG462, GG480, GG481, GG482, GG486, GG489; ES290/GG290, ES295, ES296, ES297/GG297, ES356, ES357, ES362/GG362, ES391/GG391, ES392, ES397/GG397, ES398/GG398, ES401*, ES493/GG493, ES494/GG494, ES496.
List 2 (non-GES electives): AN201, AN229, AN463, AR246, BI266, BI296, BI300, BI301, BI309, BI400, BI405, BI464, CH233, CH234, EC236, EC238, EC318, GS211, GS212, GS311, GS351, HI342, HI343, HI424*, PP223, PP224, PP226, PO220, PO316, SY338, WS301j, WS305.
- For progression into Year 2, a minimum GPA of 5.00 is required in ES101 and ES102 and a minimum GPA of 5.0 in GG101 and GG102. For progression into Year 3 and Year 4, and for graduation, the area of specialization for GPA purposes will consist of all core, list 1 and list 2 courses taken towards the Honours Environmental Studies program.
- To count courses other than those in lists 1 and 2 above towards the Honours Environmental Studies program, written permission must be obtained from the Department of GES prior to the commencement of such courses.
- Students are advised that many of the courses in the program, especially those in list 2, have prerequisites.
Senate Deletion May 28, 2015: ES291/GG291 deleted; effective September 1, 2015.
Editorial Revision October 7, 2015: Curriculum division requirement deleted; electives are as stated; effective immediately.