Natural Sciences Endorsed Courses

The School of Global Environmental Sustainability lists courses at the undergraduate and graduate level that have strong Global Environmental Sustainability content with an attribute in the online course catalog. These endorsements help students to indentify courses that will strengthen their literacy in complex global environmental sustainability. Endorsed courses come from almost every college on campus and are approved by the School’s curriculum committee.


NR/BZ 353 Global Change Ecology in a Changing World
Instructor: Julia Klein, Joe von Fischer
Course Description: Ecological impacts of human-induced global change, and the strategies that can/are being used to adapt to and mitigate these impacts.
College: Natural Sciences
Department: Biology

BZ 572 Phytoremediation
Instructor: Elizabeth Pilon-Smits
Course Description: Environmental cleanup using plants.
College: Natural Sciences
Department: Biology

MATH 348/BZ 348 Theory of Population and Evolutionary Ecology
Instructor: Colleen Webb
Course Description: Principles and methods for building, analyzing, and interpreting mathematical models of ecological and evolutionary problems in biology.
College: Natural Sciences
Department: Biology