X. Degree Programs

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

Environmetrics and Modelling (EMM)

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, College of Physical and Engineering Science

Department of Computing and Information Science, College of Physical and Engineering Science


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
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
BIOL*1040 [0.50] Biology II
CHEM*1050 [0.50] General Chemistry II
ECON*1050 [0.50] Introductory Microeconomics
GEOG*1300 [0.50] Introduction to the Biophysical Environment
PHYS*1130 [0.50] Physics with Applications
Semester 3
CIS*1500 [0.50] Introduction to Programming
ENVS*2150 [0.50] Terrestrial Systems
STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I
One of:
MATH*2080 [0.50] Elements of Calculus II
MATH*2160 [0.50] Linear Algebra I
One of:
AGEC*2700 [0.50] Survey of Natural Resource Economics
ECON*2100 [0.50] Economic Growth and Environmental Quality
Note: Only one of MATH*1210/MATH*2080 and only one of MATH*2150/MATH*2160 will count towards the degree (see Semester 4). MATH*1210 and MATH*2160 are preferred for mathematics emphasis.
Note: Students in the Environmetrics and Modelling major must consult the Environmetrics and Modelling Faculty Advisor for course scheduling in semester 4 through 8.
Semester 4
BIOL*2060 [0.50] Ecology
MATH*2130 [0.50] Numerical Methods
MATH*2170 [0.50] Differential Equations I
STAT*2050 [0.50] Statistics II
One of:
MATH*1210 [0.50] Calculus II
MATH*2150 [0.50] Applied Matrix Algebra
Semester 5
One of:
GEOG*3210 [0.50] Management of the Biophysical Environment
POLS*3370 [0.50] Environmental Politics and Governance
2.00 electives or restricted electives
Note:ZOO*4050 may be substituted for GEOG*3210 or POLS*3370 and would be taken in Semester 8.
Semester 6
ENVS*3150 [0.50] Aquatic Systems
ENVS*3160 [0.50] Atmospheric Systems
MATH*3510 [0.50] Biomathematics
PHIL*2070 [0.50] Philosophy of the Environment
STAT*3510 [0.50] Environmental Risk Assessment
Semester 7
ENVS*4011 [0.00] Project in Environmental Sciences
ENVS*4300 [0.50] Environmental Law & Regulation
2.00 electives or restricted electives
Semester 8
ENVS*4012 [0.50] Project in Environmental Sciences
2.00 electives or restricted electives
Restricted Electives

Students in the Environmetrics major are required to choose 3.50 credits of restricted electives. A minimum of 2.50 credits must be at the 3000 level or higher and a minimum of 1.00 must be at the 4000 level.

CIS*1900 [0.50] Discrete Structures in Computer Science
CIS*2430 [0.50] Object Oriented Programming
CIS*2460 [0.50] Modelling of Computer Systems
CIS*2500 [0.50] Intermediate Programming
CIS*2520 [0.50] Data Structures
CIS*2750 [0.75] Software Systems Development and Integration
CIS*3490 [0.50] The Analysis and Design of Computer Algorithms
CIS*3530 [0.50] Data Base Systems and Concepts
MATH*2200 [0.50] Advanced Calculus I
MATH*2210 [0.50] Advanced Calculus II
MATH*3100 [0.50] Differential Equations II
MATH*3170 [0.50] Partial Differential Equations and Special Functions
MATH*3240 [0.50] Operations Research
MATH*4070 [0.50] Case Studies in Modeling
MATH*4430 [0.50] Advanced Numerical Methods
MATH*4510 [0.50] Environmental Transport and Dynamics
STAT*3100 [0.50] Introductory Mathematical Statistics I
STAT*3110 [0.50] Introductory Mathematical Statistics II
STAT*3240 [0.50] Applied Regression Analysis
STAT*3320 [0.50] Sampling Theory with Applications
STAT*4340 [0.50] Statistical Inference
STAT*4350 [0.50] Applied Multivariate Statistical Methods
STAT*4360 [0.50] Applied Time Series Analysis
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