American University of Central Asia - AUCA - Major Requirements

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

Fall Semester 1

1. First Year Seminar I (Kyrgyz2, Russian Language2) (12 cr.)

2. Contemporary Mathematics I (6 cr.)

3. Applied Ecology: Interactions, Relationships and Conservation (ENV/NTR-205) (6 cr.)

4. General Chemistry (ENV-101) (6 cr.)

5. Sport – (0 cr.)

30 cr.

 

Spring Semester 2

1. First Year Seminar II (Manas Studies) (12 cr.)

2. Environmental Chemistry (ENV-110) (6 cr.)

3. Introduction to Probability and Statistics (6 cr.)

4. Elective (6 cr.)

5. Sport – (0 cr.)

30 cr.

 

Fall Semester 3

1. Kyrgyz Language and Literature I (4 cr.)
2. Social Science/SYS (6 cr.)
3. Manas Studies (2 cr.)
4. Climate Change and SDGs (ENV-200.1) (6 cr.)
5. GIS Application in Environmental Management (ENV-201) (6 cr.)*
6. Intro to Probability and Statistics (MAT 133) (6 cr.)
7. Sport – (0 cr.)

8. Elective (3 cr.)

33 cr.

 

Spring Semester 4

1. Arts/SYS (6 cr.)
2. Kyrgyz Language and Literature II (4 cr.)
3. History of Kyrgyzstan (4 cr.)
4. Geography of Kyrgyzstan (2 cr.)
5. Intro to R: Software for Statistical Computing (COM/ENV-205) cross-listed (Soft. Eng.) (6 cr.)
6. Intro to Environmental Management System (ENV-202) (6 cr.)*
7. Internship/ Field Work (ENV-204) (Summer) (3 cr.)
8. Sport – (0 cr.)

 

Fall Semester 5

Fall Semester 5
1. Environmental Geophysics (ENV 203) (6 cr.)
2. Internship/ Field Work (ENV-300) (Summer) (3 cr.)
3. Russian Language I (2 cr.)
4. Green Spaces in Urban Development  (ENV/NTR-210) (6 cr.)
5. Elective (12 cr.)

30 cr

 

Spring Semester 6

1. Environmental Accounting and Management (ENV-302) (6 cr.) *
2. Research Methods (ENV 207) (6 cr.)
3. Russian Language II (2 cr.)
4. Elective (18 cr.)

30 cr.

 

Fall Semester 7

1. Senior Thesis Seminar-1 (LAS) (ENV-400) (6 cr.)

2. Water Resource System Planning and Management** (ENV-304)*** (6 cr.)

3. Elective (18 cr.)

30 cr.

 

Spring Semester 8

1. Senior Thesis Seminar-2 (6 cr.)
2. International Environmental Law and Policy (ENV/NTR/ LAS/BUS-305) (6 cr.)
3. Elective courses outside of student’s concentration (16 cr.)

30 cr.

 

American University of Central Asia
7/6 Aaly Tokombaev Street
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic 720060

Tel.: +996 (312) 915000 + Еxt.
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