ESS General Education Curriculum

General Education Curriculum Applies to all ESS Undergraduate Degree Concentrations
 
General Curriculum
  • ENGL 1010 / English Composition I (3)
  • ENGL 1020 / English Composition II (3)

  • COMM 2025 
or PC 2500 / Fundamentals of Comm. or Communication in the Professions (3)
  • *MATH 1130 / College Algebra; MATH 
1830 / Applied Calculus; or MATH 1910 / Calculus I (3 or 4)
    * Mathematics course depends on concentration of study
  • HIST 2010 / Early United States History (3)

  • HIST 2020 / Modern United States History (3)
  • 
ENGL 2130, 
2235, 
or 2330 / Sophomore Literature (3)

  • PHIL 1030 / Intro. to Philosophy (3)

  • Hum/FA Elective (From approved list) (3)

  • ECON 2010 
/ Principles of Microeconomics (3)
  • SOC 1010 / Intro. to Sociology (3)
  • 
*CHEM 1010/ Introductory Chemistry I or CHEM 
1110 /General Chemistry I (4)
  • 
BIOL 1020 / Diversity of Life (4)

*Check Concentration Requirements 

Major Field Core Curriculum
  • AGBE 4120 / Natural Resource Economics (3)

  • BIOL 3120/3130 / General Ecology (with lab or non-lab) (3-4)

  • ESS 1100 / Intro. to Environmental Studies (3)

  • ESS 1020 / Connections to Environmental and Sustainability Studies(1)

  • *ESS 3710 or CHEM 4710 / Chemistry and the Environment (3)
  • 
ESS 3000 / Intro. to Environmental Law (3)
  • 
ESS 4001/4002 / Society and the Environment: Capstone Experience Part I and II (6)

  • GEOL 1045 / Earth Environment, Resources and Society (4)

  • HIST 3900 / Environmental History (3)

  • MATH 3070 / Statistical Methods I (3)

  • SOC 3600 / Environmental Sociology (3)

*Check Concentration Requirements

Click Here: ESS Projected Course Offerings

For questions, please contact your advisor:
Samantha Allen satompkins42@students.tntech.edu
Dr. Tammy Boles tboles@tntech.edu
Lisa Brown lbrown@tntech.edu
Sabrina Hurlock shurlock42@students.tntech.edu
Dr. Steve Sharp ssharp@tntech.edu

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