How do people's experiences of and knowledge about environmental issues differ by race, class, gender and nationality? How do those differences shape perspectives on environmental problems and ecological damage such as species decline, toxic contamination, air and water pollution, especially now that the rate of damage is increasing?
If these questions inspire your critical thinking, our Sociology - Environmental Studies combined major is an excellent choice for you.
These requirements are in addition to core courses required of all environmental studies majors.
Sociology 117 Principles of Sociology
Sociology 207 Social Research Methods
Sociology 229 Environmental Sociology
Sociology 367 History of Sociological Theory
One additional four-credit course in Sociology
Take one of the following:
Take one course chosen from: