Academics

Course List

Four-year EVSC course offerings:

Updated 5/30/2014

1000-4000 courses

5000-7000 courses

Full Listing:

Undergraduate

Category Number Title Credits
EVSC 1010 Introduction-Environmental Sciences 3
EVSC 1020 Practical Concepts in Environmental Sciences 1
EVSC 1040 Virginia's Environments 3
EVSC 1050 Ethics, Protocols, and Practice of International Research 3
EVSC 1080 Resources and the Environment 3
EVSC 1200 Elements of Ecology 3
EVSC 1300 Earth's Weather and Climate 3
EVSC 1450 An Inconvenient Truce: Climate, You and CO2 3
EVSC 1600 Water on Earth 3
EVSC 1762 Water: Understanding our Essential Natural Resource 3
EVSC 2010 Materials That Shape Civilizations 3
EVSC 2030 Politics, Science, and Values: An Introduction-Environmental Policy 3
EVSC 2050 Introduction-Oceanography 3
EVSC 2070 Earth Systems Technology & Management 3
EVSC 2200 Plants, People and Culture 3
EVSC 2220 Conservation Ecology:Biodiversity and Beyond 3
EVSC 2221 Conservation Ecology Laboratory 1
EVSC 2800 Fundamentals of Geology 3
EVSC 2801 Fundamentals of Geology Laboratory 1
EVSC 2900 Beaches, Coasts and Rivers 3
EVSC 3020 GIS Methods 4
EVSC 3060 Biomechanics of Organisms 3
EVSC 3200 Fundamentals of Ecology 3
EVSC 3201 Fundamentals of Ecology Laboratory 1
EVSC 3300 Atmosphere and Weather 3
EVSC 3301 Atmosphere and Weather Laboratory 1
EVSC 3600 Physical Hydrology 3
EVSC 3601 Physical Hydrology Laboratory 1
EVSC 3660 Tropical Field Ecology 4
EVSC 3665 Tropical Ecology and Conservation in Belize 3
EVSC 3810 Earth Processes as Natural Hazards 3
EVSC 3840 Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 3
EVSC 3841 Earth Surface Processes and Landforms Lab 1
EVSC 3850 Geodynamics 3
EVSC 3860 Introduction-Geochemistry 3
EVSC 3880 Watersheds of Lewis and Clark 3
EVSC 3881 Watersheds of Lewis and Clark Laboratory 1
EVSC 4002 Undergraduate Seminar 1
EVSC 4010 Introduction-Remote Sensing 3
EVSC 4020 Dryland Ecohydrology 2
EVSC 4030 Environmental Policymaking in the United States 3
EVSC 4040 Climate Change: Science, Markets & Policy 3
EVSC 4050 Topics in Oceanography 3
EVSC 4060 People, Culture, and Environment of Southern Africa 3
EVSC 4070 Advanced GIS 3
EVSC 4082 Geology and Ecology of U.S. National Parks 2
EVSC 4090 Instrumental Methods for Analysis of Environmental Samples 3
EVSC 4100 Management of Forest Ecosystems 4
EVSC 4110 Estuarine Ecology 3
EVSC 4122 Coastal Ecology Seminar 1
EVSC 4130 Population Ecology and Conservation 3
EVSC 4140 Global Coastal Change 3
EVSC 4142 Seminar in Environmental and Biological Conservation 2
EVSC 4150 Terrestrial Plant Ecology 3
EVSC 4160 Forest Sampling 3
EVSC 4200 The Ecology of Coastal Wetlands 3
EVSC 4210 Methods in Aquatic Ecology 3
EVSC 4220 Aquatic Plant Ecology 3
EVSC 4230 Marine Environments and Organisms 3
EVSC 4240 Restoration Ecology 3
EVSC 4250 Ecosystem Ecology 3
EVSC 4260 Ecology of Grasslands and Tundra 3
EVSC 4270 Soil Science 4
EVSC 4280 Environmental Microbiology 4
EVSC 4290 Limnology: Inland Water Ecosystems 3
EVSC 4332 Mountain Meteorology Seminar 2
EVSC 4340 Biometeorology 3
EVSC 4350 Synoptic Climatology 3
EVSC 4360 Weather Forecasting 3
EVSC 4370 Microclimatology 3
EVSC 4440 Climate Change 3
EVSC 4470 Introduction-Climatological Analysis 3
EVSC 4490 Air Pollution 4
EVSC 4630 Land-Atmosphere Interaction 3
EVSC 4640 Applied Hydrology 4
EVSC 4650 Water Sustainability 3
EVSC 4660 Hydrological Field Methods and Data Analysis 3
EVSC 4700 Introduction-Forest Hydrology 3
EVSC 4710 Environmental Geochemistry 3
EVSC 4810 Petrology 4
EVSC 4820 Geology and Ecology of U.S. Ore Deposits 3
EVSC 4830 Geological Field Methods in Environmental Sciences 4
EVSC 4832 Water-Rock Interactions Seminar 1
EVSC 4840 Engineering Geology 3
EVSC 4850 Coastal Processes 3
EVSC 4851 Coastal Processes Laboratory 1
EVSC 4860 Geology of Virginia 3
EVSC 4870 Global Biogeochemical Cycles 3
EVSC 4880 Groundwater Geology 3
EVSC 4890 Planetary Geology 3
EVSC 4891 Planetary Geology Lab 1
EVSC 4991 The Theory and Practice of Biodiversity Conservation 3
EVSC 4993 Independent Study 1-6
EVSC 4995 Supervised Research 1-6
EVSC 4999 Thesis Research 3
EVSC 5020 Introduction-GIS 4
EVSC 5030 Applied Statistics for Environmental Scientists 4
EVSC 5050 Advanced Oceanography 3
EVSC 5060 Coastal Oceanography 3
EVSC 5082 Nitrogen Seminar 1
EVSC 5440 Physical Oceanography 3
EVAT 5300 Environmental Climatology 3
EVAT 5320 Mountain Meteorology 4
EVAT 5400 Boundary Layer Meteorology 4
EVAT 5410 Atmospheric Dynamics 4
EVEC 5220 Terrestrial Ecology 4
EVEC 5230 Microbial Ecology 3
EVEC 5231 Microbial Ecology Laboratory 1
EVEC 5250 Ecological Issues in Global Change 4
EVEC 5251 Ecological Issues in Global Change Laboratory 1
EVGE 5820 Geomorphology 4
EVGE 5840 Sediment Processes and Environments 3
EVGE 5841 Sediment Processes Laboratory 1
EVGE 5850 Geochemistry 4
EVGE 5860 Isotope Geochemistry 4
EVGE 5870 Aqueous Geochemistry 4
EVHY 5640 Catchment Hydrology: Process and Theory 4
EVHY 5650 Hydrological Transport Processes 4
EVHY 5670 Environmental Fluid Mechanics 4
EVHY 5700 Forest Hydrology 4

Graduate

Category Number Title Credits
EVSC 5020 Introduction-Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 4
EVSC 5030 Applied Statistics for Environmental Scientists 4
EVSC 5050 Advanced Oceanography 3
EVSC 5060 Coastal Oceanography 3
EVSC 5082 Nitrogen Seminar 1
EVSC 5440 Physical Oceanography 3
EVSC 7010 Introduction-Remote Sensing 3
EVSC 7020 Dryland Ecohydrology 2
EVSC 7040 Climate Change: Science, Markets & Policy 3
EVSC 7070 Advanced Use of Geographical Information Systems 3
EVSC 7092 Departmental Seminar 1
EVSC 7122 Coastal Ecology Seminar 1
EVSC 7140 Global Coastal Change 3
EVSC 7400 Multivariate Statistical Analysis in the Atmospheric Sciences 3
EVSC 7820 Environmental Chemistry 4
EVSC 7999 Independent Study-Water 1-3
EVSC 8500 Advanced Topics in Environmental Sciences 3
EVSC 8998 Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Research 1-12
EVSC 8999 Non-Topical Research 1-12
EVSC 9995 Research Problems 1-12
EVSC 9998 Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Doctoral Research 1-12
EVSC 9999 Non-Topical Research 1-12
EVAT 5300 Environmental Climatology 3
EVAT 5320 Mountain Meteorology 4
EVAT 5410 Atmospheric Dynamics 4
EVAT 5400 Boundary Layer Meteorology 4
EVAT 7350 Atmospheric Mesoscale Modeling 3
EVAT 7999 Independent Study: Atmospheric Sciences 1-6
EVAT 8530 Advanced Topics in Atmospheric Sciences 3
EVEC 5220 Terrestrial Ecology 4
EVEC 5230 Microbial Ecology 3
EVEC 5231 Microbial Ecology Laboratory 1
EVEC 5250 Ecological Issues in Global Change 4
EVEC 5251 Ecological Issues in Global Change Laboratory 1
EVEC 7100 Management of Forest Ecosystems 4
EVEC 7110 Estuarine Ecology 3
EVEC 7202 Advanced Microbial Ecology 1
EVEC 7250 Ecosystem Ecology 3
EVEC 7290 Limnology: Inland Water Ecosystems 3
EVEC 7999 Independent Study: Ecology 1-6
EVGE 5820 Geomorphology 4
EVGE 5840 Sediment Processes and Environments 3
EVGE 5841 Sediment Processes Laboratory 1
EVGE 5850 Geochemistry 4
EVGE 5860 Isotope Geochemistry 4
EVGE 5870 Aqueous Geochemistry 4
EVGE 7810 Geology of Virginia 3
EVGE 7832 Water-Rock Interactions Seminar 1
EVGE 7999 Independent Study-Geosciences 1-6
EVGE 8580 Advanced Topics in Environmental Geology 3
EVHY 5640 Catchment Hydrology: Process and Theory 4
EVHY 5650 Hydrological Transport Processes 4
EVHY 5670 Environmental Fluid Mechanics 4
EVHY 5700 Forest Hydrology 4
EVHY 7630 Land-Atmosphere Interaction 3
EVHY 7640 Dynamic Hydrology 3
EVHY 7662 Current Research in Hydrology 1
EVHY 7999 Independent Study: Hydrology and Water Resources 1-6
EVHY 8560 Advanced Topics in Hydrology and Water Resources 3