Dual Major in Environmental Science Systems and Communications and Film Studies

Core Requirements 1
COR 100First Year Seminars: Transitions3
WRT 101Critical Writing3
PHL 110Introduction to Philosophy3
HST 110World Civilization I3
HST 111World Civilization II3
ENG 210Major Authors3
PHL 210Moral Philosophy3
EAC Encountering Another Culture/Language6
ENG 310Literature and Culture3
Social Science3
Natural Science3
IDS Interdisciplinary Studies3
COR 400Senior Studies: Transformations3
VPA Visual & Performing Arts1
DIV Diversity0
Communications Major
CMM 201Fundamentals of Speech3
CMM 205Intro to Video Production3
CMM 226Introduction to Film Studies3
CMM 250Mass Media and Society3
CMM 224Environmental Journalism3
CMM 350Communication Ethics3
ENG 388Writing Green: Poetry, Fiction, and Our Place in the World3
ENG 218Critical Perspectives on Literature3
ENG Literature Survey3
CMM Electives9
Environmental Science Systems Major
BIO 191General Biology I4
BIO 192General Biology II4
ESS 121Global Resources3
ESS 205Physical Geology4
BIO 230General Ecology4
ESS 335Biodiversity4
ESS 320Earth's Surface4
or ESS 458 Global Climate Systems
ESS/BSC/BIO Elective3-4
Upper Level (200+) BIO/ESS Elective4
Major Support
CHM 151Chemical Principles I3
CHM 151LChemical Principles I Laboratory1
CHM 152Chemical Principles II3
CHM 152LChemical Principles II Lab1
PHY 101Non-Calculus General Physics I3
or PHY 105 General Physics Scientists/Engineers I
PHY 102Non-Calculus General Physics II3
or PHY 106 General Physics Scientists/Engineers II
MTH 110Introduction to Statistics I (no Computer Lab)3-4
or MTH 111 Introduction to Statistics I (with Computer Lab)
or MTH 145 Calculus I
Total Credit Hours122
Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
First SemesterCredit Hours
COR 100 First Year Seminars: Transitions 3
WRT 101 Critical Writing 3
HST 110 World Civilization I 3
EAC Encountering Another Culture/Language 3
ESS 121 Global Resources 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
CMM 201 Fundamentals of Speech 3
EAC Encountering Another Culture/Language 3
HST 111 World Civilization II 3
ESS 205 Physical Geology 4
MTH 110
Introduction to Statistics I (no Computer Lab)
or Introduction to Statistics I (with Computer Lab)
or Brief Calculus
or Calculus I
 Credit Hours16-17
Sophomore Year
First Semester
PHL 110 Introduction to Philosophy 3
BIO 191 General Biology I 4
CHM 151
Chemical Principles I
or Non-Calculus General Physics I
CMM 205 Intro to Video Production 3
ENG 218 Critical Perspectives on Literature 3
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
ENG 210 Major Authors 3
BIO 192 General Biology II 4
CHM 152
Chemical Principles II
or Non-Calculus General Physics II
CMM 226 Introduction to Film Studies 3
ENG 210 Major Authors 3
 Credit Hours16
Junior Year
First Semester
ENG Lit Survey 3
Theology 3
CMM 250 Mass Media and Society 3
ESS/BSC/BIO Elective 3-4
BIO/ESS 200+ level Elective 3-4
 Credit Hours15-17
Second Semester
IDS Interdisciplinary Studies 0-3
VPA Visual & Performing Arts 1-3
CMM 224 Environmental Journalism 3
CMM 350 Communication Ethics 3
ENG 310 Literature and Culture 3
ESS 320 Earth's Surface 4
 Credit Hours14-19
Senior Year
First Semester
Religion 3
ENG 388 Writing Green: Poetry, Fiction, and Our Place in the World 3
CMM Elective 3
ESS 335 Biodiversity 4
Social Science 3
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
COR 400 Senior Studies: Transformations 3
CMM Elective 3
CMM Elective 3
ESS 320
Earth's Surface
or Global Climate Systems
 Credit Hours13
 Total Credit Hours121-129