Environment & Sustainability (ENVS)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022. Courses of Study 2022-2023 is scheduled to publish mid-June.

ENVS 1101

This course examines two fundamental questions about biological, chemical and physical processes that influence the biosphere. First, how do humans obtain knowledge about these environmental processes? ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: NTRES 1101

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18150 ENVS 1101   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Kraft, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Course enrollment is limited to CALS and Arts & Sciences students planning to complete or interested in the Environment & Sustainability major. If you are interested in this course but unable to enroll, please complete the E&S course request form: https://tinyurl.com/escourserequest.

  • 18151 ENVS 1101   DIS 201

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Kraft, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18152 ENVS 1101   DIS 202

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Kraft, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18153 ENVS 1101   DIS 203

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Kraft, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18154 ENVS 1101   DIS 204

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Kraft, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18155 ENVS 1101   DIS 205

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Kraft, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18156 ENVS 1101   DIS 206

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Kraft, C

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ENVS 2000

This colloquium presents students with diverse approaches at the art-science interface used to interest, educate and motivate people to consider, address and solve environmental and sustainability challenges. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CLASS 2000

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  2948 ENVS 2000   SEM 101

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Lehmann, J

      Platt, V

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Preference is given to CALS and Arts & Sciences students planning to complete the Environment & Sustainability major. If you are interested in this course but unable to enroll, please complete the E&S course request form: https://tinyurl.com/escourserequest.

ENVS 2100

Introduction to field identification, natural history, and study of plants, animals, and natural systems. Emphasizes the interaction of students with nature, the recording of ecological phenomena, and ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: NTRES 2100

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 19297 ENVS 2100   LEC 001

    • T To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Goebel, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 19298 ENVS 2100   LAB 401

    • TR Rice Hall 301
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Goebel, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 19299 ENVS 2100   LAB 402

    • WF Rice Hall 301
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Goebel, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ENVS 2400

Students will learn and practice a variety of methodologies used for studying wild birds including banding, census methods (point counts, transects, spot mapping), and behavioral observations. In a 50-minute ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one field studies. Combined with: NTRES 2400

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 19300 ENVS 2400   LEC 001

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Bonter, D

      Kaiser, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 19301 ENVS 2400   FLD 801

    • M Other Domestic
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Bonter, D

      Kaiser, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ENVS 3020

Taught by an artist and scientist, in this experiential, place-based field course, students will engage in a range of interdisciplinary practices to understand and interpret ecological systems and land ... view course details

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Syllabi:
  •   Seven Week - First.  Choose one lecture, one laboratory, and one field studies. Combined with: NTRES 3020

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18201 ENVS 3020   LEC 001

    • W To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Oct 7, 2022
    • Davidson, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Course fee: $50 to cover food for weekend trips. Details will be discussed during the first class.

  • 18202 ENVS 3020   LAB 401

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Oct 7, 2022
    • Davidson, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18203 ENVS 3020   FLD 801

    • FSSu TBA
    • Aug 22 - Oct 7, 2022
    • Davidson, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Preference is given to CALS and Arts & Sciences students planning to complete the Environment & Sustainability major. If you are interested in this course but unable to enroll, please complete the E&S course request form: https://tinyurl.com/escourserequest.

ENVS 4600

An interactive course designed to provide students with experience applying some of the most important techniques that are used to develop plans to protect and sustain valuable environmental resources, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: NTRES 4600NTRES 6350

  • 3 Credits Opt NoAud

  • 19303 ENVS 4600   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Lauber, B

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

ENVS 4960

In this course, students participate in an experiential learning opportunity relevant to the student's focus of study or career goals in environment and sustainability. An E&S faculty member must serve ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-3 Credits S/U NoAud

  • 16006 ENVS 4960   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Students from all colleges enroll in ENVS 4960 through the CALS Special Studies online form (https://dust.cals.cornell.edu/SpecStudiesAfterAdd.aspx) by the fifth week of the semester. Late applications will not be accepted. A Cornell supervisor is required for your internship.

ENVS 4970

Individual studies are arranged under the supervision of one or several E&S faculty members. They provide opportunity to design a course that fills the need of an individual student and addresses pertinent ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16065 ENVS 4970   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Students from all colleges must submit a CALS Special Studies Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study). Do not sign into section 601. You will be put in the course after submitting form online.

ENVS 4990

Undergraduate research projects in environment and sustainability; contingent on student working with a faculty member to supervise their research. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-8 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16070 ENVS 4990   RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Aug 22 - Dec 5, 2022
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Directed Research
    Students from ALL COLLEGES interested in ENVS 4990 must submit a CALS Special Sudies Form (Available online: http://cals.cornell.edu/academics/registrar/policies/#independent-study).You will be put in appropriate section after submitting the form online.