Master of Environmental Studies (MES)

Application and acceptance to the program is required for core classes and thesis. Special students may take elective courses. Upper division undergraduate students may take elective courses with faculty permission. All course descriptions and times are subject to change.

Looking for Undergraduate Environmental Studies offerings?

1st Year Core
Title   Standing Credits Schedule F W S Su
graduate Conceptualizing Our Regional Environment (gCORE)

Kevin Francis, Ecology Faculty and Shangrila Wynn

  GR 8 6-10p Tue/Thu F 15
Ecological and Social Sustainability

Shangrila Wynn, Global Change Ecology Faculty and Peter Dorman

  GR 8 6-10p Tue/Thu W 16
Research Design and Quantitative Methods

Dina Roberts, Kathleen Saul and Peter Dorman

  GR 8 6-10p, Tue/Thu S 16
2nd Year Core
Title   Standing Credits Schedule F W S Su
Case Studies and Thesis Design

Kathleen Saul and Ecology Faculty

  GR 8 6-10p Tue/Thu F 15
MES Thesis

Kevin Francis, Global Change Ecology Faculty, Peter Dorman, Kathleen Saul, Dina Roberts and Shangrila Wynn

Signature Required: Winter Spring 

  GR 8 6-10p on occasional Thu W 16 S 16
Electives
Title   Standing Credits Schedule F W S Su
Advanced GIS

MES Adjunct Faculty

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed F 15
Conserving and Restoring Biodiversity

MES Adjunct Faculty

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed F 15
Ecological Economics

Peter Dorman

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed F 15
Environmental Education

Jean MacGregor

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed F 15
Fall 2015 Approved MPA Courses for MES Students

Various MPA Faculty Members

  GR 4 Evening and Weekend F 15
Fire Science and Society

MES Adjunct Faculty

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed F 15
MES Individual Learning Contract

Various MES Faculty

  GR 2, 4 F 15 W 16 S 16 Su 16
MES Internship

Various MES Faculty

  GR 2, 4 F 15 W 16 S 16 Su 16
Environmental Rhetoric and Communication

Kevin Francis

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed W 16
The Many Faces of Hydropower

Kathleen Saul

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed W 16
Tropical Ecology

Dina Roberts and MES Adjunct Faculty

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed W 16
Winter 2016 Approved MPA Courses for MES Students

Various MPA Faculty Members

  GR 4 Evening and Weekend W 16
Introduction to GIS

MES Adjunct Faculty

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed S 16
Oceanography

Global Change Ecology Faculty

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed S 16
Political Ecology

Shangrila Wynn

  GR 4 6-10p Mon or Wed S 16
Spring 2016 Approved MPA Courses for MES Students

Various MPA Faculty Members

  GR 4 Evening and Weekend S 16
Summer 2016 Approved MPA Courses for MES Students

Various MPA Faculty Members

  GR 4 Evening and Weekend Su 16