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Graduate Level Courses in Environmental Science

ENVS 511   Seminar: Environmental Science (1) (also listed as BIOL 511)
Attendance at regular seminar program; participation in seminar training program with course instructor presentation of a seminar. Graded CR/NC. May be repeated to a maximum of 2 units.

ENVS 595   Directed Field Work (1-8)
Prerequisite: Instructor consent, agency agreement to host a part- or full-time internship for at least one but not more than three quarters, and approval of Program Director. Supervised individual field experience in an applied area of environmental science. Graded CR/NC. May be repeated to a maximum of 8 units.

ENVS 597   Graduate Research (1-6)
Prerequisite: Instructor consent to act as sponsor and approval of project by student's graduate advisory committee. Independent research towards a master's degree under guidance of faculty. May be repeated to a maximum of 6 units. Graded CR/NC.

ENVS 598   Graduate Directed Study (2)
Prerequisites: Instructor consent to act as sponsor and program approval. Independent, directed study of advanced topics in the field; regular conferences with the sponsor; prospectus development. May be repeated twice for credit but only 2 units count towards a M.S. degree in Environmental Science. Graded CR/NC.

ENVS 599   Thesis or Project (1-8)
Prerequisites: Advancement to candidacy, instructor consent to act as sponsor, program approval of topic prior to registration. Independent research resulting in thesis or sponsored internship resulting in project. May be repeated to a maximum of 8 units. Graded CR/NC.

Note: This information was taken from the University Catalog.

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Last Update: 06/9/2011