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Elective courses

One course from Category A – Environmental Regulation & Policy

  • PPD 205. Environmental Economics & Policy (4 units)
  • PPD 224. Environmental Politics & Policy (4 units)
  • PPD 244. Land Use Policy
  • PPD 252. Environmental Law & Policy (4 units)
  • PPD 270. Environmental Ethics
  • PPD 275. Special Topics (Rotating)

One course from Category B – Organismal Biology and Diversity

  • Eco Evo 272. Plant Diversity in a Changing World (4 units)
  • Eco Evo 273. Plant Systematics Laboratory (4 units)
  • Bio Sci E160. Biology of Birds (4 units)
  • Bio Sci E161L. Biology of Birds Lab (4 units)
  • Bio Sci E184. Ecology & Diversity of Insects (4 units)

One course from Category C – Earth & Environmental Science

  • Eco Evo 227. Plant Physiological Ecology (4 units)
  • ESS 222. Global Climate Change & Impacts (4 units)
  • ESS 232. Terrestrial Hydrology (4 units)
  • ESS 238. Satellite Remote Sensing for Earth System Science (4 units)
  • ESS 266. Global Biogeochemical Cycles (4 units)
  • ESS 270. Environmental Microbiology (4 units)
  • Soil Science (4 units)

The fourth elective course may be taken in any of the above categories or from the following:

  • STATS 240. Multivariate Statistical Methods (4 units)
  • PPD 235. GIS Problem Solving in Planning (4 units)
  • Advanced GIS and Remote Sensing