Environmental Studies Course Selection Instructions Summer 2011

Master of Science in Resource Management & Conservation – Weekend program
Courses begin May 21 and end July 10. Weekends include: May 21 & 22, June 11 & 12, and July 9 & 10.

Masters of Science in Environmental Studies – All Concentrations
Courses begin June 4 and end July 1. * Please see individual course descriptions for exact dates and times of each
course.

It is important that you register according to the instructions listed for your program concentration and your year of entry. Registration restrictions are listed according to these criteria from April 12 – April 26. Effective April 27, most course registration restrictions will be lifted. If you are unable to gain entry into a course during April 12 – April 26, please try and register again on April 27.

If you are going to make alterations to the suggested sequence of courses for your entry date and program, you
should meet with your advisor to discuss these changes and how they may affect your ability to fulfill degree
requirements in the future. Careful course planning is necessary to avoid registering and paying for additional
semesters, and incurring additional tuition and fees.

Credit Maximums: The academic credit maximum for the Summer semester is 8 credits.

Students who entered Spring 2010 and earlier
Please meet with your advisor for completing degree requirements.

Students who entered Fall 2010 and Spring 2011
Track 1 – Please register for a 3-credit internship
Track 2 – Please register for a 3-credit internship PLUS any additional 3-credit course


Advocacy for Social Justice and Sustainability (ASJS)

Please choose from the following:


Conservation Biology (CB)

Please choose from the following:


Environmental Education (EE)

Please choose from the following:


Resource Management and Conservation – Weekend program (RMC-W)


Science Teacher Certification

Please choose from the following:


Self-Designed (SD)

Please choose from the following:


Sustainable Development and Climate Change (SDCC)

Please choose from the following:


Course Schedule


Courses have varied meeting dates and/or times. Please be sure to check the individual course description
for the complete meeting schedule.

May 21 & 22, June 11 & 12, July 9 & 10
ES 532 Qualitative and Quantitative Research Design Techniques (Section A)
(Saturdays & Sundays, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm)

May 21 & 22, June 11 & 12, July 9 & 10
ES 524 Proposal Writing and Project Management (Section A)
(Saturdays & Sundays, 1:00 – 5:00 pm)

June 1 & 15 and June 27 – July 1
ESF 516 Ecology of the White Mountains (Section A)
(Pre-trip meetings Wednesdays, June 1 & 15, 6-9pm, and study trip, Monday-Friday, June 27 – July 1)

June 4, 11, 12, 18, 25
ESE 536
Foundations of Science and Environmental Education

(Saturdays, June 4, 11, 18, 25, and Sunday, June 12, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm)

June 5 & 19
EDP 598 School Law (Section A) (8:30 am – 4:30 pm)

June 6 – 10
ESF 517 Soils: Mapping and Interpretation (Section A)
(Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm)

June 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24
ESF 547 Field Entomology (Section A)
(Wednesdays-Fridays, June 15, 16, 17, 22 & 23, 9am – 4pm and June 24, 9am – 12pm)

Online Intensives
ES 516 Non Profit Organizations & Social Entrepreneurship (Section A)
(see course description for times and dates)


Course without scheduled meetings

ES 696 Internship, General (Sections A – F)

ES 699A Master’s Project (Sections A – O)

ES 699B Master’s Project Continuation (Sections A – O)

ES 699C Master’s Thesis (Sections A – O)

ES 699D Master’s Thesis Continuation (Sections A – O)

ES 516 Nonprofit Organization & Social Entrepreneurship (Section A)

ES 693 Practicum, General (Section A)

ANE 690 Supervised Independent Study (Sections A & B)

ES 697 Thesis Research Internship (Sections A – O)

ES 695 Thesis Research Practicum (Sections A – I)