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Fall 2021 Environmental Studies Tip Sheet

  • Bracketed codes refer to University Requirements: Arts and Letters = [>1]; Social Science = [>2]; Science = [>3];
  • Multicultural Codes for students enrolled prior to Fall 2019 = [IC], [IP], [AC]
  • Cultural Literacy Codes starting Fall 2019: Global Perspectives = {GP} ; US = Difference, Inequality, Agency {US}

Unless otherwise noted, classes are held in person on the Eugene Main Campus.


Area 1

Environmental Studies Intro Sequence

Fall 2021 Area 1 Courses

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
ENVS 202Intro Env Studies: Nat SciRussel12393>2, >IP, >GP
ENVS 203Intro Env Studies: HumLeMenager12402>2


Area 2

Lower Division Math and Science Requirements

Fall 2021 Area 2 Courses


Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
MATH 111College Algebratbamultiple CRNs
MATH 246Calc for Biol Sci Itbamultiple CRNs
MATH 251Calculus Itbamultiple CRNs
MATH 252Calculus IItbamultiple CRNs


Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
MATH 243Intro Probabil & Statstba13917/13936
MATH 425Statistical Methods Itba14009

Lower Division Natural Science Sequence Courses

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
BI 211Gen Biol I: CellsPrikryl, Barber11176/11185>3
BI 213Gen Biol III: PopulatPolicha11194>3
CH 111Intro Chem PrinciplesGreenbowe11476/11477>3
CH 221General Chemistry IExton11483/11484>3
CH 223General Chemistry IIItba11485>3
ERTH 101Exploring Planet EarthRempel12778>3
ERTH 201Dynamic Planet EarthWatkins12787>3
ERTH 203History of LifeDavis12799>3
PHYS 201General Physics Banavar15099/15108>3

Additional Natural Science Course

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
ERTH 137Mountains & GlaciersTozer12780>3
GEOG 141The Natural EnvironmentFonstad12684>3
GEOG 181Our Digital EarthCooley12701>2


Area 3A

Upper-Division Natural Science Requirements. Be alert to prerequisites listed in the class schedule and UO Catalog

Fall 2021 Area 3A Courses

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
ANTH 362Human Biol VariationDuBois16125>3, >GP, >IPASYNC WEB
BI 307 Forest Biology Diez17170>3
BI 380 Evolution Kern11229
BI 458 Biol Oceanography Shanks11317
BI 410Data VisualizationHallett17801
BI 457Top Marine Bio EnvrioGalloway11315OIMB
BI 458 Biol Oceanography Shanks11317OIMB
CH 331 Organic Chemistry I TBA11547
ENVS 410Avian ConservationBoulay16389
ENVS 477Soil ScienceSilva L12431
ERTH 305DinosaursDavis12790>3**
ERTH 306Volcanoes & EarthquakesGiachetti12791>3**
ERTH 307OceanographyPatton17682>3**
ERTH 308Oregon & Pacific NWTozer12792>3**
ERTH 310Earth Resources & EnvirBreard12793>3ASYNC WEB
ERTH 311 Earth Materials (5 credits)Wallace16281
ERTH 316Intro HydrogeologyJin12794
ERTH 331MineralogyBinderman12796
ERTH 353 Geological HazardsMcKay12797>3ASYNC WEB
ERTH 410Env Geophys Lab SensorDufek12810
ERTH 472 Aqueous Min Gas EquilReed16640
GEOG 481GIScience IKohler12735
GEOG 485Remote Sensing IRyan12740
GEOG 491Advanced Geograph Info SystKohler12745


Area 3B

Upper-Division Social Science, Policy, Humanities, and Sustainable Design & Practice

Fall 2021 Area 3B Courses

Social Science Foundation

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
GEOG 341 Population & EnvironmentCohen12718>2 >GP >IC
SOC 410Salmon & SocietyNorgaard17159
SOC 416 Iss Envir Soc: TopicYork17157

Social Science Elective

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
GEOG 341 Population & EnvironmentCohen12718>2 >GP >IC
SOC 410Salmon & SocietyNorgaard17159
SOC 416 Iss Envir Soc: TopicYork17157

Policy Foundation

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
PPPM 443Natural Resource PolRosenberg15232

Policy Elective

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
EC 330 Urban & Region Ec ProbMorehosue12165>2, >IP, >GP
EC 333Resour & Envir Ec IssZhang12166>2
PPPM 331 Environmental MgmtHoltgrieve17185ASYNC WEB
PPPM 340Climate-Change PolicyJacobsen15210>2
PPPM 399Sp St Urban TransportBrown A17260
PPPM 418 Intro Public Law Stotter15229

Humanities Foundation

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
ENVS 345Environmental EthicsMuraca16352>1
ENVS 410Top Orig of Social LfMorar16404

Humanities Elective

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
CINE 399Environmental MediaRust17957
PHIL 309Global Justicetba17044>GP, >2
PHIL 345Place in the CosmosVallega-Neu17046>1

Sustainable Design & Practice Foundation

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
LA 337Top Des Sustainable WordRussel17610
LA 441 Princ Applied Ecology tba17612
PPPM 445Green CitiesStephens15233

Sustainable Design & Practice Elective

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
LA 326Plants: FallDurhrkoop-Galas13619
LA 337Top Nature of EugeneLueck13620
LA 390Urban FarmKeeler13623

Area 4

Environmental Issues Courses

Fall 2021 Area 4 Courses

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
ENVS 410Plants & PeopleLynch12427
ENVS 411Top People, Mtns, ClimProvant12429
ENVS 411Top Multispecies Justi Otjen18083

Area 5

Practical Learning Experience (PLE)

Fall 2021 Area 5 Courses

Course #TitleInstructorCRNGen EdsOther
ENVS 404InternshipSTAFF12421


**Only one ERTH 30X class may count towards ENVS/ESCI major requirements
OIMB= Oregon Institute of Marine Biology
ASYNC WEB= No on-campus meetings or scheduled meeting times. Class is


  • The tip sheet is to be used as a guide only. Changes may be made to the class schedule after the tip sheets have been published.
  • Any class on the tip sheet or requirement sheet is guaranteed to count toward the major in the Area under which it is listed for that particular term.
  • Up to three ENVS courses may count towards different general education group requirements if ENVS is your primary major
  • Some courses may be restricted to certain majors for the first few days of registration. You can look up individual CRN information in the class schedule to learn about pre-requisites, fees, field trips, registration restrictions and other important information.