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Drop Undergraduate Option
Geosciences and Natural Resource

Status: Approved

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1. Review - College Approver - Forestry

Approved by Randall Rosenberger Assoc Dean-Undergrad Studies / College of Forestry Adm, April 1, 2015 1:52pm

2. Review - Curriculum Coordinator

Approved by Cheryl Hagey Administrative Program Assist / Acad Prgms/Assess/Accred, April 14, 2015 4:09pm

Comments

Cheryl Hagey (Curriculum Coordinator) April 14, 2015 4:09pm
SUMMARY: This proposal seeks to drop this Undergraduate Option from the College of Forestry.

CIP number 030201 has been added to the proposal.

Cheryl

3. Review - CC Rep - Forestry

Approved by Richard Nafshun Senior Instructor II / Chemistry, April 16, 2015 1:42pm

4. Review - Curriculum Council Chair

Approved by Richard Nafshun Senior Instructor II / Chemistry, April 16, 2015 1:43pm

5. Review - Academic Programs

Approved by Cheryl Hagey Administrative Program Assist / Acad Prgms/Assess/Accred, April 17, 2015 2:58pm

Comments

Cheryl Hagey (Academic Programs) April 17, 2015 2:58pm
Approved - ch

6. Review - Catalog Coordinator

Approved by Larry Bulling Academic Wage Appt - Hourly / Office of the Registrar, April 17, 2015 3:08pm

Comments

Larry Bulling (Catalog Coordinator) April 17, 2015 3:08pm
Terminating option code 674.

Proposal

Proposal ID: 93975
Type: Drop Option/Minor
Submission Date: April 1, 2015 9:34am
Approval Date: April 17, 2015 3:08pm
Effective Term: Fall 2015
Justification:
This proposal seeks to terminate the Geosciences and Natural Resource option in the Natural Resources major.

Students are not utilizing this option. Content is no longer relevant or timely.
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
Patrick Emerson - Associate Professor / Economics Department
Expired Yes
Anita Grunder - Academic Wage Appt - Hourly / Earth, Ocean & Atmo Sci
OK
(Responded on Mar 20, 2015)
Responded Yes
Troy Hall - Department Head / Forest Ecosyst & Society
Expired Yes
Denise Lach - Director / Sociology Department
Expired Yes
Terina Mc Lachlain - Mgr-Nat Res Prog/Advisor-Acad / Forest Ecosyst & Society
Expired Yes
Susan Shaw - Professor / Women/Gendr/Sxlt Studies
I support this proposal.
(Responded on Mar 17, 2015)
Responded Yes

Program Information

Program Title: Geosciences and Natural Resource 
CIP Code: 030201
College/Department or College/School: College of Forestry / Forest Ecosystems and Society 

Program Type: Undergraduate Option 
Original Program: Geosciences and Natural Resource 
Description:  

This option provides the student with a basic grounding in geosciences and a more specialized knowledge of monitoring environmental changes related to natural resources management.

This option provides the student with a basic grounding in geosciences and a more specialized knowledge of monitoring environmental changes related to natural resources management.

This option provides the student with a basic grounding in geosciences and a more specialized knowledge of monitoring environmental changes related to natural resources management.

Requirements:  

Courses within the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences: (minimum of 33 credits)


Techniques courses within the Geography program (12 credits):
GEO 301. Map and Image Interpretation (4)
GEO 360. Cartography (4)
GEO 444. Remote Sensing (4)

Natural Resources courses within the Geography program (minimum of 6 credits):
GEO 420. Geography of Resource Use (3)

And any one of the following courses:
GEO 323. ^Climatology (4)
GEO 324. Geography of Life: Species Distributions and Conservation (4)
GEO 330. *^Geography of International Development and Globalization (3)
GEO 423. Land Use in the American West (3)
GEO 424. International Water Resources Management (3)
GEO 425. Water Resources Management in the U.S. (3)

Courses within the Geology program (minimum of 15 credits)

GEO 201. *Physical Geology (4)
GEO 202. *Earth Systems Science (4)
GEO 322. Surface Processes (4)

Choose any one of the following courses:
GEO 310. Earth Materials I: Mineralogy (4)
GEO 432. Applied Geomorphology (3)
GEO 433. Coastal Geomorphology (3)
GEO 486. Quaternary Paleoclimatology (3)
GEO 487. Hydrogeology (4)

Courses from other programs (minimum 7 credits)

Any two of the following courses:
ANTH 477. Ecological Anthropology (4)
ANTH 481. *Natural Resources and Community Values (3)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)

Total=40


Footnotes:

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

Courses within the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences: (minimum of 33 credits)


Techniques courses within the Geography program (12 credits):
GEO 301. Map and Image Interpretation (4)
GEO 360. Cartography (4)
GEO 444. Remote Sensing (4)

Natural Resources courses within the Geography program (minimum of 6 credits):
GEO 420. Geography of Resource Use (3)

And any one of the following courses:
GEO 323. ^Climatology (4)
GEO 324. Geography of Life: Species Distributions and Conservation (4)
GEO 330. *^Geography of International Development and Globalization (3)
GEO 423. Land Use in the American West (3)
GEO 424. International Water Resources Management (3)
GEO 425. Water Resources Management in the U.S. (3)

Courses within the Geology program (minimum of 15 credits)

GEO 201. *Physical Geology (4)
GEO 202. *Earth Systems Science (4)
GEO 322. Surface Processes (4)

Choose any one of the following courses:
GEO 310. Earth Materials I: Mineralogy (4)
GEO 432. Applied Geomorphology (3)
GEO 433. Coastal Geomorphology (3)
GEO 486. Quaternary Paleoclimatology (3)
GEO 487. Hydrogeology (4)

Courses from other programs (minimum 7 credits)

Any two of the following courses:
ANTH 477. Ecological Anthropology (4)
ANTH 481. *Natural Resources and Community Values (3)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)

Total=40


Footnotes:

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

Courses within the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences: (minimum of 33 credits)


Techniques courses within the Geography program (12 credits):
GEO 301. Map and Image Interpretation (4)
GEO 360. Cartography (4)
GEO 444. Remote Sensing (4)

Natural Resources courses within the Geography program (minimum of 6 credits):
GEO 420. Geography of Resource Use (3)

And any one of the following courses:
GEO 323. ^Climatology (4)
GEO 324. Geography of Life: Species Distributions and Conservation (4)
GEO 330. *^Geography of International Development and Globalization (3)
GEO 423. Land Use in the American West (3)
GEO 424. International Water Resources Management (3)
GEO 425. Water Resources Management in the U.S. (3)

Courses within the Geology program (minimum of 15 credits)

GEO 201. *Physical Geology (4)
GEO 202. *Earth Systems Science (4)
GEO 322. Surface Processes (4)

Choose any one of the following courses:
GEO 310. Earth Materials I: Mineralogy (4)
GEO 432. Applied Geomorphology (3)
GEO 433. Coastal Geomorphology (3)
GEO 486. Quaternary Paleoclimatology (3)
GEO 487. Hydrogeology (4)

Courses from other programs (minimum 7 credits)

Any two of the following courses:
ANTH 477. Ecological Anthropology (4)
ANTH 481. *Natural Resources and Community Values (3)
PS 475. Environmental Politics and Policy (4)
PS 477. International Environmental Politics and Policy (4)

Total=40


Footnotes:

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

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