Courses

The Program on the Environment offers a wide variety of courses intended for Environmental Studies majors as well as for any student at the UW interested in environmental issues. See below to explore these courses in detail, view examples of student work, and check on the availability of these courses in upcoming quarters.

Winter 2015 Featured Courses

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ENVIR239

ENVIR439 ENVIR485
ENVIR495E ENVIR495F

Course Catalog

Listing of all Environmental Studies courses on the UW Course Catalog.

Course Schedules

Scheduling and availability for core, foundation and capstone courses used for the Environmental Studies major.

Perspectives and Experiences

Explore elective courses from across campus related to Environmental Studies. Sort through quarterly lists by department, course name or category. All courses on these lists can be used for the ‘Perspectives and Experiences’ requirement of the Environmental Studies major.

Capstone

Information about the Capstone Series: a three-quarter long series that all Environmental Studies majors must complete. Schedule for the upcoming Capstone Symposium and archive of past project summaries.

Sustainability Studio

An innovative course focused on assessing, communicating, and improving the state of sustainability on the University of Washington campus. Small teams work on a different theme each quarter from water to transportation. See reports from past studio teams.