Student ID:__________________________ Student Name:_______________________ Advisor Name:_______________________ Catalog: Academic Catalog 2020-2021 Program: Coastal Environmental Science Minor

Coastal Environmental Science Minor

The Environmental Science minor is designed to familiarize students with the natural world by providing a sound foundation of knowledge concerning our planet, diverse Floridian and global ecosystems, natural processes, and ecological sustainability. This program provides a science based route for civic engagement, problem solving, group cooperation, and personal growth. The addition of this minor to any major course of study will provide a unique opportunity for Flagler College students to engage with their community and their peers in undergraduate research. Students who pursue a minor in Environmental Science must take a minimum of 16 NAS credits.

3 Required Courses:

Course NameCredits:Term TakenGradeGen Ed
NAS 107 - Environmental Science Credits: 3

 

NAS 111 - Introduction to Biological Science Credits: 4

or

NAS 104 - Life Science (for EDUCATION MAJORS ONLY) Credits: 3

 

NAS 470 - Coastal Field Research Capstone Credits: 4

Additionally,

a student must complete a minimum of six credits in natural science electives which may include:

Course NameCredits:Term TakenGradeGen Ed
NAS 105 - Earth Science Credits: 3
NAS 109 - Environmental Factors in the Rise and Fall of Civilizations Credits: 3
NAS 151 - Environmental Chemistry I Credits: 4
NAS 203 - Marine Biology Credits: 3
NAS 205 - Physical Anthropology Credits: 3
NAS 211 - Introduction to Biotechnology Credits: 4
NAS 214 - Principles of Ecology Credits: 3
NAS 225 - Science Communication Credits: 3
NAS 236 - Environmental Physics Credits: 3
NAS 240 - Selected Topics (3 credit minimum) Credits: 1-6
NAS 245 - Introductory Oceanography Credits: 3
NAS 248 - Aquatic Chemistry Credits: 3
NAS 300 - Science Methods Credits: 3
NAS 310 - Field Methods Credits: 4
NAS 331 - Evolutionary Biology Credits: 3
NAS 340 - Selected Topics (3 credit minimum) Credits: 1-6
NAS 352 - Global Climate Change Credits: 3
NAS 355 - Coastal Processes Credits: 3
NAS 391 - Independent Study Credits: 1-8
NAS 392 - Independent Study Credits: 1-8
NAS 470 - Coastal Field Research Capstone Credits: 4
NAS 491 - Independent Study Credits: 1-8
NAS 492 - Independent Study Credits: 1-8
NAS 215 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems Credits: 3
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