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Check List 2017

GED Required and LAS Concentration Courses, 2017

Suggested Order of Study

Semesters

Semesters

Fall Semester 1

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

2. Concept of Modern Sciences (LAS req.) (6 cr.)

3. Applied Ecology: Interactions, Relationships and Conservation (6 cr.)

4. Russian Language (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. Historical Thinking (LAS req.) (6 cr.)

4. Intro to Contemporary Mathematics 1 (MAT-130) (6 cr.)

5. Sport – (0 cr.)          

30 cr.

Fall Semester 3

1. Globalization Social Sciences (LAS req.) (6 cr.)

2. Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ENV-200) (6 cr.)*

3. GIS Application in Environmental Management (ENV-201) (6 cr.)*

4. Kyrgyz Language (6 cr.)

5. Introduction of Philosophy (4 cr./6 cr.)

6. Sport – (0 cr.)

7. Elective (2 cr./3 cr.)

30 cr.

Spring Semester 4

1. Arts (elective) (LAS) (6 cr.)

2. Intro to R: Software for Statistical Computing (COM/ENV-205) cross listed Soft. Eng.) (6 cr.)

3. Intro to Environmental Management System (ENV-202) (6 cr.)*

4. Internship/ Field Work (ENV-204) (Summer) (3 cr.)

5. History of Kyrgyzstan (4 cr.)

6. Sport – (0 cr.)   

7. Elective (6 cr.)                                              31cr.

Fall Semester 5

1. Environmental Geophysics (ENV-203)                        (6 cr.)**

2. Agro-Ecology Integrated Crop Management (ENV-303) (6 cr.)*

3. Art (elective) (LAS) (6 cr.)

5. Elective (12 cr.)

30 cr.

Spring Semester 6

1. Research Methods (LAS) (6 cr.)

2. Internship/ Field Work (ENV-300) (Summer) (3 cr.)

3. Environmental Accounting and Management (ENV-302) (3 cr.) *

4. Elective (18 cr.)

30 cr.

Fall Semester 7

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

2. Integrated Water Resource Management (ENV-305)** (6 cr.)

3. Elective (18 cr.)                                 30 cr.

Spring Semester 8

1. Senior Thesis Seminar-2 (LAS) (6 cr.)

2. The Environmental and Socio-Economic Impacts of Mining (ENV-301) (6 cr.)*

3. Elective (18 cr.)                                              30 cr.

*(ENV-100) prerequisite and (ENV/NTR-120) an acceptable alternative to ENV-100

** (COM/ENV-205) and (ENV-201) prerequisite

 

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CHECKLIST

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 Student’s Name _____________________________                        ID # _____________

Major: Environmental Management and Sustainable development          Year of Admission 2017

Profile:____________________________________________       Year of Declaration ______________

 

 

Course  Name

Course #

Course ID

Credits

Prerequisite

Comments

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES                                                           

First Year Seminar I+II

FYS

 

14

 

 

Kyrgyz + Russian Language (part of FYS)

 

 

2+2

 

 

Manas Studies (part of FYS)

 

 

2

 

 

Introduction to Philosophy I+II

 

 

2+2

 

 

Kyrgyz+ Russian Language

 

 

6+6

 

Cross listed courses Kyr/Art, Rus/Art

History of Kyrgyzstan

 

 

4

 

 

Intro to Contemporary Mathematics 1  and  Intro to Probability and Statistics

 

 

12

 

 

Natural Sciences (ecology/geography/geophysics/history and philosophy of science/ concept of modern sciences/ Second Year Seminar: Natural Sciences

 

 

6

 

 

Social Sciences/ Second Year Seminar: Social sciences (from outside of the student’s concentration)

 

 

12

 

 

Arts (this may overlap LAS required or Electives)

 

 

 

12

 

Cross listed courses Kyr/Art, Rus/Art

Humanities/ Second Year Seminar: Humanities

 

 

12

 

 

Sport

 

400 hours

0

 

 

Total  - 82 credits

REQUIRED LAS COURSES                                                                              

Globalization and Social Sciences*

 

 

0

 

 

Concept of Modern Arts/”Literature and Religion”

 

 

0

 

 

Historical Thinking

 

 

6

 

 

Research Methods

 

 

6

 

 

Senior Thesis Seminar + Senior Paper

 

 

6

 

 

Sum - Credits:

18

 

Total  - 100 Credits

REQUIRED CORE COURSES                                                                       

 

Applied Ecology: Interactions, Relationships and Conservation (ENV/NTR-120)

 

 

6

 

 

Environmental Chemistry (ENV-110)

 

 

6

 

 

Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ENV-200)

 

 

6

 

 

GIS Application in Environmental Management (ENV-201)

 

 

6

 

 

Introduction to R: Software for Statistical Computing (COM/ENV-205)

 

 

6

 

 

Intro to Environmental Management System (ENV-202)

 

 

6

 

 

Environmental Geophysics (ENV-203)

 

 

6

 

 

Intro to Environmental Accounting and Management (ENV-302)

 

 

3

 

 

Agro-Ecology Integrated Crop Management (ENV-303)

 

 

6

 

 

Integrated Water Resource Management (ENV-305)

 

 

6

 

 

The Environmental and Socio-Economic Impacts of Mining (ENV-301)

 

 

6

 

 

Internship1/ Field Work (ENV-204)

 

 

3

 

 

Internship2/ Field Work (ENV-300)

 

 

3

 

 

 

ELECTIVE COURSES                                                                                     Total  - 69 Credits

  

Climate Change and Sustainable Development  (ECO-206)

 

 

6

 

 

Green Economy (ENV-…)

 

 

6

 

 

Resource and Environmental Economics (ECO-203.1)

 

 

6

 

 

Intro to Environmental Management and Sustainable Development  (ENV-100)

 

 

6

 

 

International Environmental Law and Policy (ENV-305)

 

 

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total  - 30 Credits

 

Sum of  Credits:

196

The rest of course credits can be chosen from outside of student’s concentration:

41

Total  Number of  Credits: 240

 

 

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