ENV 201. Environmental Issues. (3 h)

Topics include environmental literature, environmental history, human populations, resource management, pollution, global change, environmental activism and environmental ethics.

ENV 202. Environmental Solutions. (3 h)

Learn how to improve our environment by identifying and exploring innovative environmental solutions. Counts towards Environmental Minor requirements.

ENV 203. Leadership for Sustainability. (3 h)

Sustainability Ambassadors are student peer educators for sustainability. The mission of the Sustainability Ambassadors program is to support the development of sustainable behaviors among the student population at Wake Forest University. Through outreach activities, campaign development, event planning, sustainability assessments, and presentations, Sustainability Ambassadors are able to reach Wake students in a variety of settings. They help fulfill the Office’s mission of empowering others to assume leadership roles in sustainability.

ENV 220. Introduction to Earth Science. (3 h)

Oceans, weather, climate, earthquakes, volcanoes, soil, and space all play important roles in our dynamic planet. Students will explore the lithosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, and biosphere, and gain a deeper understanding of how the Earth operates as a whole. Also listed as BIO 220. P-requires BIO 150, 150L, 160, and 160L if taken as BIO 220.

ENV 230. Environmental Ethics. (3 h)

Explores the complex relationships between ecosystems, cultures, and related moral imaginations. It reviews various ways in which humans have imagined the natural world and their ethical obligations toward it (if any).

ENV 301. Topics in Environmental Studies. (1-4 h)

Seminar and/or lecture courses in selected topics, some involving laboratory instruction. May be repeated if the course title differs.

ENV 302. Topics in Environmental Studies. (1-4 h)

Seminar and/or lecture courses in selected topics, some involving laboratory instruction. May be repeated if the course title differs.

ENV 303. Topics in Environmental Studies. (1-4 h)

Seminar and/or lecture courses in selected topics, some involving laboratory instruction. May be repeated if the course title differs.

ENV 304. Topics in Environmental Studies. (1-4 h)

Seminar and/or lecture courses in selected topics, some involving laboratory instruction. May be repeated if the course title differs.

ENV 305. Topics in Environmental Studies. (1-4 h)

Seminar and/or lecture courses in selected topics, some involving laboratory instruction. May be repeated if the course title differs.

ENV 306. Topics in Environmental Studies. (1-4 h)

Seminar and/or lecture courses in selected topics, some involving laboratory instruction. May be repeated if the course title differs.

ENV 391. Individual Study. (1.5 h)

A field study, internship, project or research investigation carried out under the supervision of a member of the environmental program faculty. Pass/fail or for a grade at the discretion of the instructor. Pass/fail is not an option if used as an elective for the environmental science or environmental studies minor.

ENV 392. Individual Study. (1.5 h)

ENV 394. Environmental Internship. (1-4 h)

Supervised internships with governmental agencies, nonprofit organizations and businesses.

ENV 395. Sustainability Lab/Clinic. (4 h)

Focuses on practical solutions to sustainability problems, and includes the use of makerspace, the fabrication lab, and the visualization lab.