X. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences [B.Sc.(Env.)]

Environmental Economics and Policy (EEP:C)

Department of Economics, College of Management and Economics

Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics, Ontario Agricultural College


Please note that not all courses in the "One of:" options are available each semester (F, W, S). Students are encouraged to seek advice from the appropriate advisor when selecting and scheduling courses.

Semester 1 - Fall
BIOL*1030 [0.50] Biology I
CHEM*1040 [0.50] General Chemistry I
ENVS*1020 [0.50] Introduction to Environmental Sciences
MATH*1080 [0.50] Elements of Calculus I
PHYS*1080 [0.50] Physics for Life Sciences
Semester 2 - Winter
BIOL*1040 [0.50] Biology II
CHEM*1050 [0.50] General Chemistry II
COOP*1100 [0.00] Introduction to Co-operative Education
ECON*1050 [0.50] Introductory Microeconomics
GEOG*1300 [0.50] Introduction to the Biophysical Environment
PHYS*1130 [0.50] Physics with Applications
Semester 3 - Fall
AGEC*2700 [0.50] Survey of Natural Resource Economics
ECON*1100 [0.50] Introductory Macroeconomics
ECON*2100 [0.50] Economic Growth and Environmental Quality
ENVS*2150 [0.50] Terrestrial Systems
0.50 electives or restricted electives
Winter Semester
COOP*1000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term I
Semester 4 - Summer
BIOL*2060 [0.50] Ecology
ECON*2310 [0.50] Intermediate Microeconomics
ECON*2410 [0.50] Intermediate Macroeconomics
PHIL*2070 [0.50] Philosophy of the Environment
STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I
Note: STAT*2040 may be substituted for ECON*2740.
Fall Semester
COOP*2000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term II
Semester 5 - Winter
AGEC*3170 [0.50] Cost-Benefit Analysis
ECON*2770 [0.50] Introductory Mathematical Economics
ENVS*3150 [0.50] Aquatic Systems
ENVS*3160 [0.50] Atmospheric Systems
One of:
GEOG*3210 [0.50] Management of the Biophysical Environment
POLS*3370 [0.50] Environmental Politics and Governance
Note:ZOO*4050 may be substituted for GEOG*3210 or POLS*3370 and would be taken in Semester 7.
Summer Semester
COOP*3000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term III
Semester 6 - Fall
AGEC*3190 [0.50] Markets, Firms & Natural Amenities
AGEC*4290 [0.50] Land Economics
ECON*3710 [0.50] Advanced Microeconomics
ENVS*4011 [0.00] Project in Environmental Sciences
1.00 electives or restricted electives
Note: AGEC*4290 is taught in even-numbered years.
Semester 7 - Winter
AGEC*4310 [0.50] Resource Economics
ECON*3740 [0.50] Introduction to Econometrics
ENVS*4012 [0.50] Project in Environmental Sciences
1.00 electives or restricted electives
Summer Semester (Optional)
COOP*4000 [0.00] Co-op Work Term IV
Semester 8 - Fall
ECON*4930 [0.50] Environmental Economics
ENVS*4300 [0.50] Environmental Law & Regulation
1.50 electives or restricted electives
Restricted Electives

Students in the Environmental Economics and Policy major are required to choose 2.00 credits additional Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics (AGEC*XXXX) or Economics (ECON*XXXX). Students are encouraged to seek advice on their choices and are reminded that 6.00 credits of their B.Sc.(Env.) degree must be at the 3000 level or higher.

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