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Change Undergraduate Option
Policy and Management

Status: Approved

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1. Review - College Approver - Forestry

Approved by Randall Rosenberger Assoc Dean-Undergrad Studies / College of Forestry Adm, February 7, 2019 9:29am

2. Review - Curriculum Coordinator

Approved by Cheryl Hagey Administrative Program Assist / Acad Prgms/Assess/Accred, February 7, 2019 4:12pm

Comments

Cheryl Hagey (Curriculum Coordinator) February 7, 2019 4:12pm
SUMMARY: This CHANGE proposal seeks to update the requirements for the Undergraduate Option.
 
CIP 030201 has been added to the proposal.
 
All Components are met per the Faculty Senate Curriculum Council guidelines.

Note:  Anything listed in Unenforced prerequisites are no longer listed in the online Catalog.

3. Review - Graduate Council Chair

Approved by Cheryl Hagey Administrative Program Assist / Acad Prgms/Assess/Accred, February 7, 2019 4:12pm

Comments

Cheryl Hagey (Graduate Council Chair) February 7, 2019 4:12pm
CPS GLITCH.  REVIEW - NOT NECESSARY:
This proposal is being pushed.  It does not require Grad Council review.
 
Ok - per Lisa Ganio

4. Review - CC Rep - Forestry

Approved by Seri Robinson Assistant Professor / Wood Science / Engr, February 7, 2019 4:33pm

5. Review - Curriculum Council Chair

Approved by Carol Mc Kiel Instructor / College of Education, February 22, 2019 12:34pm

6. Review - Academic Programs

Approved by Cheryl Hagey Administrative Program Assist / Acad Prgms/Assess/Accred, February 25, 2019 1:50pm

Comments

Cheryl Hagey (Academic Programs) February 25, 2019 1:50pm
All Components are met per the Faculty Senate Curriculum Council guidelines.

7. Review - Catalog Coordinator

Approved by Belinda Sykes Catalog & Curriculum Coord. / Office of the Registrar, March 15, 2019 4:37pm

Comments

Belinda Sykes (Catalog Coordinator) March 15, 2019 4:37pm
Per Catalog Year Policy, changes approved after May 1 go into effect the following catalog year. Changed effective term to Summer 2019 (202000).

Proposal

Proposal ID: 106109
Type: Change Major/Option/Minor/Certificate
Submission Date: February 6, 2019 8:24am
Approval Date: March 15, 2019 4:37pm
Effective Term: Summer 2019
Justification:
The purpose of this proposal is to add ECON 201 Introduction to Microeconomics to the “Social Science Foundation” block and FES 486 Public Lands Policy and Management to the “Natural Resource Policy” block.
Comments: None

Originators

Name Title Department/School
Julie Barlow Administrative Program Assist College of Forestry Adm

Contacts

Name Title Department/School
Terina Mc Lachlain Mgr-Nat Res Prog/Advisor-Acad Forest Ecosyst & Society

Liaisons

Liaison Status Required
Jennifer Alix-Garcia - Department Head / Applied Economics
I do not have any objection to this, but I would note that AEC 250 is equivalent to ECON 201, except that it covers the material of introduction to microeconomics through the lens of the environment, and so is likely to be a better fit for these students.
(Responded on Jan 23, 2019)
Responded Yes
John Bailey - Professor / Forest Eng/Resourcs/Mgmt
Seems okay, but it is a lot of choices for students!
(Responded on Jan 23, 2019)
Responded Yes
Susan Bernardin - Director - SLCS / Liberal Arts Admin
Expired Yes
David Bernell - Associate Professor / School of Public Policy
Approve.
(Responded on Jan 22, 2019)
Responded Yes
David Bishop IV - Coord-Academic / History Department
Expired No
Alfonso Bradoch - Dir-Dept & Studen Svcs / Extended Campus
Expired No
William Braunworth Jr - Department Head / Horticulture
Expired Yes
Erica Curry - Academic Programs Manager / Extended Campus
No objections
(Responded on Jan 23, 2019)
Responded No
Bruce Dugger - Associate Professor / Fisheries and Wildlife
no objections
(Responded on Jan 26, 2019)
Responded Yes
Troy Hall - Department Head / Forest Ecosyst & Society
Expired Yes
James Johnson - Assoc Dean-Outreach and Engag / College of Forestry Adm
Approved
(Responded on Jan 23, 2019)
Responded Yes
Nicole Kent - Mgr-Undergrad Curricula/Advis / College of Forestry Adm
Support.
(Responded on Jan 22, 2019)
Responded Yes
Eric Kirby - Assoc Dean-Academic Programs / Earth, Ocean & Atmo Sci
no concerns
(Responded on Jan 22, 2019)
Responded Yes
Denise Lach - Director / Sociology Department
Expired No
Ben Leshchinsky - Assistant Professor / Forest Eng/Resourcs/Mgmt
Expired Yes
Ricardo Mata Gonzalez - Associate Professor / Animal & Rnglnd Sciences
No objection
(Responded on Jan 24, 2019)
Responded Yes
Terina Mc Lachlain - Mgr-Nat Res Prog/Advisor-Acad / Forest Ecosyst & Society
The change was approved by the Natural Resources Curriculum Review Committee.
(Responded on Jan 22, 2019)
Responded Yes
Ben Mutschler - Director / History Department
Expired No
Tjodie Richardson - Head Advisor / Applied Economics
No objections. However, AEC 353, AEC 452 and AEC 453 are not scheduled to be taught anytime soon.
(Responded on Jan 22, 2019)
Responded Yes
Shannon Riggs - Director / Extended Campus
No objections.
(Responded on Feb 15, 2019)
Responded No
Randall Rosenberger - Assoc Dean-Undergrad Studies / College of Forestry Adm
Support
(Responded on Jan 23, 2019)
Responded No
Elizabeth Schroeder - Associate Professor / Economics Department
Expired Yes
Joseph Spatafora - Distinguished Professor / Ag Botany / Plant Path
Expired Yes
Andrew Valls - Interim Director / Liberal Arts Admin
No objection.
(Responded on Jan 23, 2019)
Responded No
Jonathan Velez - Assistant Professor / General Agriculture
Expired Yes
J Nicole von Germeten - Director-SHPR / Liberal Arts Admin
approve
(Responded on Jan 22, 2019)
Responded Yes
Rebecca Warner - Professor / School of Public Policy
No objections.
(Responded on Jan 30, 2019)
Responded Yes

Program Information

Program Title: Policy and Management 
CIP Code: 030201
College/Department or College/School: College of Forestry / Forest Ecosystems and Society 

Program Type: Undergraduate Option 
Associated Major: Natural Resources - BS, CRED, HBS 
Original Program: Policy and Management 
Description: Updated 

Also available via Ecampus.


This option will prepare students for careers in the broad arena of natural resource and environmental conservation, with an emphasis on the social and political aspects of resource issues.

Also available via Ecampus.


This option will prepare students for careers in the broad arena of natural resource and environmental conservation, with an emphasis on the social and political aspects of resource issues.

Also available via Ecampus.


This option will prepare students for careers in the broad arena of natural resource and environmental conservation, with an emphasis on the social and political aspects of resource issues.

Requirements: Updated 

Minimum of 40 credits with 20 credits upper division required.

Measurements (4 credits) - Choose one

FES 422. Research Methods in Social Science (4)
PS 300. ^Research Methods (4)

Social Science Foundation (7-8 credits)

Required:
PS 201. *Introduction to United States Government and Politics (4)

Choose one of the following:
AEC 250. *Introduction to Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
AEC 253. *Environmental Law, Policy, and Economics (4)
ECON 201. *Introduction to Microeconomics (4)
SOC 204. *Introduction to Sociology (3)

Social Sciences and Natural Resources (6-8 credits) - Choose two

AG 301. *Ecosystem Science of Pacific NW Indians (3)
ANTH 477. Ecological Anthropology (4)
FW 323. Management Principles of Pacific Salmon in the Northwest (3)
FW 340. *Multicultural Perspectives in Natural Resources (3)
FW 470. *Ecology and History: Landscapes of the Columbia Basin (3)
   or HSTS 470. *Ecology and History: Landscapes of the Columbia Basin (3)
GEOG 240. *Climate Change, Water and Society (3)
GEOG 250. *Land Use Planning for Sustainable Communities (3)
GEOG 300. *Sustainability for the Common Good (3)
GEOG 350. *Geography of Natural Hazards (3)
GEOG 430. Resilience-Based Natural Resource Management (3)
GEOG 450. Land Use in the American West (3)
   or GEOG 451. Planning Principles and Practices for Resilient Communities (4)
   or GEOG 452. Sustainable Site Planning (3)
NR 202. Natural Resource Problems and Solutions (3)
NR 312. Critical Thinking for Natural Resource Challenges (3)
NR 351. *When Science Escapes the Lab: Science and Resource Management (3)
SOC 480. *Environmental Sociology (4)
SOC 481. *Society and Natural Resources (4)

Natural Resource Policy (Select 12-13 credits from at least TWO departments)

AEC 351. *Natural Resource Economics and Policy (3)
AEC 352. *Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
   or ECON 352. *Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
AEC 353. *Introduction to Coastal and Marine Resource Economics (3)
AEC 432. Environmental Law (4)
AEC 452. Marine Economics (3)
AEC 453. Conservation on Private Land (3)
FES 365. *Issues in Natural Resources Conservation (3)
FES 486. ^Public Lands Policy and Management (3)
FOR 431. Economics and Policy of Forest Wildland Fire (3)
FOR 460. ^Forest Policy (4)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3)
FW 415. Fisheries and Wildlife Law and Policy (3)
FW 422. Introduction to Ocean Law (3)
PS 455. *The Politics of Climate Change (4)
PS 461. Environmental Political Theory (4)
PS 470. Global Food Politics and Policy (4)
PS 473. US Energy Policy (4)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 478. Renewable Energy Policy (4)

Natural Resource Management (Select at least 11 credits from below)

BOT 440. Field Methods in Plant Ecology (4)
ENSC 479. *^Environmental Case Studies (3)
FES 440. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FES 455. Urban Forest Planning, Policy and Management (4)
   or HORT 455. Urban Forest Planning, Policy and Management (4)
FES 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
   or FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FOR 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FW 303. Survey of Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resource (3)
FW 321. Applied Community and Ecosystem Ecology (3)
FW 325. *Global Crises in Resource Ecology (3)
FW 326. Integrated Watershed Management (3)
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3)
FW 479. Wetlands and Riparian Ecology (3)
GEOG 201. *Foundations of Geospatial Science and GIS (4)
GEOG 340. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
GEOG 440. Water Resources Management in the United States (3)
GEOG 441. International Water Resources Management (3)
RNG 455. Riparian Ecohydrology and Management (4)
RNG 490. Rangeland Management Planning (4)
TRAL 352. Wilderness Management (3)

Note: Up to 6 credits of appropriate internships, projects or study abroad may be used to fulfill requirements in the Social Science & Natural Resource, Natural Resource Policy or Natural Resource Management blocks as approved by petition.

Total=40 minimum


Footnotes

* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)

Minimum of 40 credits with 20 credits upper division required.

Measurements 

Select one course from below (4 credits):
FES 422. Research Methods in Social Science (4)
PS 300. ^Research Methods (4)

Social Science Foundation

Select two courses from below (7–8 credits):
PS 201. *Introduction to United States Government and Politics (4)
SOC 204. *Introduction to Sociology (3)
   or AEC 250. *Introduction to Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
   or AEC 253. *Environmental Law, Policy, and Economics (4)

Social Sciences and Natural Resources

Select two courses from below (6–8 credits):
AG 301. *Ecosystem Science of Pacific NW Indians (3)
ANTH 477. Ecological Anthropology (4)
FW 323. Management Principles of Pacific Salmon in the Northwest (3)
FW 340. *Multicultural Perspectives in Natural Resources (3)
FW 470. *Ecology and History: Landscapes of the Columbia Basin (3)
   or HSTS 470. *Ecology and History: Landscapes of the Columbia Basin (3)
GEOG 240. *Climate Change, Water and Society (3)
GEOG 250. *Land Use Planning for Sustainable Communities (3)
GEOG 300. *Sustainability for the Common Good (3)
GEOG 350. *Geography of Natural Hazards (3)
GEOG 430. Resilience-Based Natural Resource Management (3)
GEOG 450. Land Use in the American West (3)
   or GEOG 451. Planning Principles and Practices for Resilient Communities (4)
   or GEOG 452. Sustainable Site Planning (3)
NR 202. Natural Resource Problems and Solutions (3)
NR 312. Critical Thinking for Natural Resource Challenges (3)
NR 351. *When Science Escapes the Lab: Science and Resource Management (3)
SOC 480. *Environmental Sociology (4)
SOC 481. *Society and Natural Resources (4)

Natural Resource Policy

Select 12–13 credits from at least TWO departments:
AEC 351. *Natural Resource Economics and Policy (3)
AEC 352. *Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
   or ECON 352. *Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
AEC 353. *Introduction to Coastal and Marine Resource Economics (3)
AEC 432. Environmental Law (4)
AEC 452. Marine Economics (3)
AEC 453. Conservation on Private Land (3)
FES 365. *Issues in Natural Resources Conservation (3)
FOR 431. Economics and Policy of Forest Wildland Fire (3)
FOR 460. ^Forest Policy (4)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3)
FW 415. Fisheries and Wildlife Law and Policy (3)
FW 422. Introduction to Ocean Law (3)
PS 455. *The Politics of Climate Change (4)
PS 461. Environmental Political Theory (4)
PS 470. Global Food Politics and Policy (4)
PS 473. US Energy Policy (4)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 478. Renewable Energy Policy (4)

Natural Resource Management

Select 11 credits minimum from below:
BOT 440. Field Methods in Plant Ecology (4)
ENSC 479. *^Environmental Case Studies (3)
FES 440. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FES 455. Urban Forest Planning, Policy and Management (4)
   or HORT 455. Urban Forest Planning, Policy and Management (4)
FES 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
   or FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FOR 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FW 303. Survey of Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resource (3)
FW 321. Applied Community and Ecosystem Ecology (3)
FW 325. *Global Crises in Resource Ecology (3)
FW 326. Integrated Watershed Management (3)
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3)
FW 479. Wetlands and Riparian Ecology (3)
GEOG 201. *Foundations of Geospatial Science and GIS (4)
GEOG 340. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
GEOG 440. Water Resources Management in the United States (3)
GEOG 441. International Water Resources Management (3)
RNG 455. Riparian Ecohydrology and Management (4)
RNG 490. Rangeland Management Planning (4)
TRAL 352. Wilderness Management (3)

Note: Up to 6 credits of appropriate internships, projects or study abroad may be used to fulfill requirements in the Social Science & Natural Resource, Natural Resource Policy or Natural Resource Management blocks as approved by petition.

Total=40 minimum


Footnotes

* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)

Minimum of 40 credits with 20 credits upper division required.

Measurements Measurements (4 credits) - Choose one

Select one course from below (4 credits):

FES 422. Research Methods in Social Science (4)
PS 300. ^Research Methods (4)

Social Science FoundationFoundation (7-8 credits)

Select two courses from below (7–8 credits):Required:
PS 201. *Introduction to United States Government and Politics (4)
SOC 204. *Introduction to Sociology (3)
   or

Choose one of the following:
AEC 250. *Introduction to Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
   or AEC 253. *Environmental Law, Policy, and Economics (4)
ECON 201. *Introduction to Microeconomics (4)
SOC 204. *Introduction to Sociology (3)

Social Sciences and Natural ResourcesResources (6-8 credits) - Choose two

Select two courses from below (6–8 credits):

AG 301. *Ecosystem Science of Pacific NW Indians (3)
ANTH 477. Ecological Anthropology (4)
FW 323. Management Principles of Pacific Salmon in the Northwest (3)
FW 340. *Multicultural Perspectives in Natural Resources (3)
FW 470. *Ecology and History: Landscapes of the Columbia Basin (3)
      or HSTS 470. *Ecology and History: Landscapes of the Columbia Basin (3)
GEOG 240. *Climate Change, Water and Society (3)
GEOG 250. *Land Use Planning for Sustainable Communities (3)
GEOG 300. *Sustainability for the Common Good (3)
GEOG 350. *Geography of Natural Hazards (3)
GEOG 430. Resilience-Based Natural Resource Management (3)
GEOG 450. Land Use in the American West (3)
      or GEOG 451. Planning Principles and Practices for Resilient Communities (4)
      or GEOG 452. Sustainable Site Planning (3)
NR 202. Natural Resource Problems and Solutions (3)
NR 312. Critical Thinking for Natural Resource Challenges (3)
NR 351. *When Science Escapes the Lab: Science and Resource Management (3)
SOC 480. *Environmental Sociology (4)
SOC 481. *Society and Natural Resources (4)

Natural Resource Policy

Select 12–13 credits Policy (Select 12-13 credits from at least TWO departments:
departments)AEC 351. *Natural Resource Economics and Policy (3)
AEC 352. *Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
      or ECON 352. *Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
AEC 353. *Introduction to Coastal and Marine Resource Economics (3)
AEC 432. Environmental Law (4)
AEC 452. Marine Economics (3)
AEC 453. Conservation on Private Land (3)
FES 365. *Issues in Natural Resources Conservation (3)
FES 486. ^Public Lands Policy and Management (3)
FOR 431. Economics and Policy of Forest Wildland Fire (3)
FOR 460. ^Forest Policy (4)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
FW 350. *Endangered Species, Society and Sustainability (3)
FW 415. Fisheries and Wildlife Law and Policy (3)
FW 422. Introduction to Ocean Law (3)
PS 455. *The Politics of Climate Change (4)
PS 461. Environmental Political Theory (4)
PS 470. Global Food Politics and Policy (4)
PS 473. US Energy Policy (4)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 478. Renewable Energy Policy (4)

Natural Resource ManagementManagement (Select at least 11 credits from below)

Select 11 credits minimum from below:

BOT 440. Field Methods in Plant Ecology (4)
ENSC 479. *^Environmental Case Studies (3)
FES 440. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FES 455. Urban Forest Planning, Policy and Management (4)
      or HORT 455. Urban Forest Planning, Policy and Management (4)
FES 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
      or FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FOR 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FW 303. Survey of Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resource (3)
FW 321. Applied Community and Ecosystem Ecology (3)
FW 325. *Global Crises in Resource Ecology (3)
FW 326. Integrated Watershed Management (3)
FW 435. ^Wildlife in Agricultural Ecosystems (3)
FW 479. Wetlands and Riparian Ecology (3)
GEOG 201. *Foundations of Geospatial Science and GIS (4)
GEOG 340. *Introduction to Water Science and Policy (3)
GEOG 440. Water Resources Management in the United States (3)
GEOG 441. International Water Resources Management (3)
RNG 455. Riparian Ecohydrology and Management (4)
RNG 490. Rangeland Management Planning (4)
TRAL 352. Wilderness Management (3)

Note: Up to 6 credits of appropriate internships, projects or study abroad may be used to fulfill requirements in the Social Science & Natural Resource, Natural Resource Policy or Natural Resource Management blocks as approved by petition.

Total=40 minimum


Footnotes

* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
^ Writing Intensive Course (WIC)

Documents

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