Hampden Sydney, VA 23943
Dr. Ken Townsend
Requirements for the Environmental Studies Minor
Students with a particular interest in environmental studies may elect to follow, in addition to the regular academic major, a coherent pattern of courses oriented to the environment. Students are introduced to both the scientific and the humanistic dimensions of environmental issues.
The requirements for the minor are
- Biology 108 and 203, and Economics 212;
- one course chosen from Physics 108 and Chemistry 105, 106, or 110 and 151;
- two courses, from two different departments, chosen from English 204,Interdisciplinary Studies 440, Government and Foreign Affairs 231, Religion 103, 225, or 329, and Sociology 201; and
- Interdisciplinary Studies 372.
There are also extracurricular programs and internships. Students interested in the minor should consult the coordinator, Professor Townsend.