ESS Electives

ESS electives offered in Summer 2018, Fall 2018, and Winter 2019 are listed below.

  • Please consider the entire list of ESS Electives and do not limit yourself to subjects within your Faculty.
  • Check the timetable for schedule.
  • All current ESS electives are listed here.
  • You may count any ESS elective that was in the academic calendar the year you began your degree. Academic calendars are archived here.
  • You may satisfy your Subject Grouping requirements with ESS electives.
  • Questions? Please email ess.advising@dal.ca

Offered in Fall 2018

SUST 2000.06 Local Governance
 
SUST 3000.03 Environmental Decision Making  
SUST 3002.03 Environment, Sustainability and Society Internship  
SUST 3103.03 Effective Argument in Sustainability
 
SUST 3701.03 The Community as a Living Lab
 
SUST 4004.03 Pathways to Sustainable Energy  
SUST 4125.03
Conflict Negotiation & Sustainability    
     
AGRI 2000.03
Transition to Organic Agriculture (Online/Distance)  
     
BIOL 3060.03 Environmental Ecology  
BIOL 3061.03 Communities and Ecosystems
 
BIOL 4001.03
Environmental Impact Assessment
 
BIOL 4065.03 Sustainability and Global Change
 
     
ECON 3335.03
Environmental Economics  
     
ENVA 2003.03 Introduction to Urban and Pari-Urban Agriculture (Online with 2-3 Sessions in Truro)  
     
ENVS 3200.03 Introduction to Environmental Law
 
ENVS 3501.03 Environmental Problem Solving I  
ENVS 3701.03 Fundamentals of Hydrology (crosslisted with ERTH 3701)
 
ENVS 4001.03 Environmental Impact Assessment
 
ENVS 4003.03 Coral Reefs and Environmental Change  
ENVS 4004.03 Pathways to Sustainable Energy (crosslisted with SUST 4004)  
     
ERTH 3500.03 Exploring Geographic Information Systems (Crosslisted: GEOG 3500)
 
ERTH 3701.03 Fundamentals of Hydrology (Crossslisted: ENVS 3701)
 
     
GEOG 2800.03
Climate Change
 
GEOG 3001.03 Landscape Ecology  
GEOG 3500.03 Exploring Geographic Information Systems    
     
GERM 3550.03 Germany and the Environment  
     
HAHP 3000.03 Community Development  
     
MARI 3602.03 Introduction to Aquaculture  
MARI 4665.03 Hacking the Blue Planet: The Scientific and Social Dimensions of Ocean Fertilization
 
     
MGMT 4041.03 Environmental Education
 
MGMT 4504.03 Management of Resources and the Environment
 
MGMT 4507.03 Environmental Informatics
 
MGMT 4705.03 Environmental Assessment
 
     
MINE 4815.03 Mining and the Environment
 
     
OCEA 2800.03 Climate Change (Crosslisted: PHYC 2800)
 
     
PLAN 3001.03 Landscape Ecology
 
     
PHYC 2800.03 Climate Change  (Crosslisted: OCEA 2800)  
     
POLI 3385.03 Politics of the Evironment
 

Offered in Winter 2019

SUST 2001.06 Global Environmental Governance
SUST 3002.03 Environment, Sustainability and Society Internship
SUST 3102.03 Coastal Change and Adaptation
SUST 3502.03 The Campus as a Living Laboratory
SUST 3950.03 ESS Special Topics: Environment Sustainability and Society
SUST 3953.03 Topics in ESS (The Situation Room)
   
AGRI 4001.03 Agriculture, Food and Well-being (Online/Distance)
AGRN 2000.03
Organic Field Crop Management (Online/Distance)
   
BIOL 3063.03 Resource Ecology
BIOL 3065.03 Conservation Biology
BIOL 3601.03 Nature Conservation
BIOL 4369.03 Fisheries Oceanography (See also MARI 4369 and OCEA 4160)
   
CANA 3052.03 Indigenous Social Health and Environmental issues
   
CTMP 3210.03 Intersecting Bodies, Selves and Environments
   
ECON 2216.03 Economics of Global Warming
   
ENVS 2310.03 Energy and the Environment
ENVS 3200.03 Introduction to Environmental Law
ENVS 3400.03 Environment and Human Health
ENVS 3502.03 Environmental Problem Solving II: The Campus as a Living Laboratory (Crosslisted: SUST 3502; Exclusions: SUST 3701, MGMT 3701)
ENVS 3601.03
Global Biogeochemical Cycles
   
ERTH 3440.03 Geomorphology
ERTH 3601.03
Global Biogeochemical Cycles
   
GEOG 3400.03
Human Health and Sustainability
GEOG 3440.03 Geomorphology
   
INDG 3053.03 Indigenous Social Health and Environmental Issues
   
MARI 3063.03 Resource Ecology
MARI 3602.03 Introduction to Aquaculture
MARI 4369.03 Fisheries Oceanography (see also BIOL 4369 and OCEA 4160)
   
MGMT 2702.03 Resource and Environmental Management
MGMT 3702.03 Resource/Environmental Problem-Solving 2: Sustainable Industries
MGMT 4047.03 Biodiversity Conservation System Design and Management
(Protected Areas Management)
MGMT 4205.03 Law and Policy for Resource and Environmental Management
MGMT 4500.03 Socio-political Dimensions of Resource and Environmental Management
MGMT 4505.03 Biophysical Dimensions of Resource and Environmental Management
   
OCEA 4000.03 Oceans and Global Change
OCEA 4160.03 Fisheries Oceanography
   
PHIL 2480.03 Environmental Ethics
   
PHYC 2310.03 Energy and the Environment
   
POLI 4380.03 The Politics of Climate Change
POLI 4590.03 Politics of the Sea II
   
SOSA 2403.03 Food Activism
SOSA 3052.03
Indigenous and Social Health and Environmental Issues

Full-year (XY) Courses

SUST 4000XY.06 ESS Capstone

Not Offered in 2018/2019

BIOL 4002.03 The Science of Wetland Ecosystems
BIOL 4160.03 Political Ecology
   
CANA 3020.03 Canadian Cultural Landscapes
   
EMSP 2330.03 Nature Imagined: Literature and Science in Early Modern Europe
   
ENVE 3000.03   Fundamentals of Environmental Engineering (See: IDIS 2000)
ENVE 3432.03 Waste Management
   
ENVS 3624.03 Urban Freshwater Systems
ENVS 3702.03 Resource/Environmental Problem-Solving: Sustainable Industries
ENVS 4002.03 The Science of Wetland Ecosystems
   
GEOG 3114.04 Environment and Development
GEOG 3210.03 Canadian Cultural Landscapes
GEOG 3370.03 North American Landscapes
   
HIST 3210.03 Canadian Cultural Landscapes
HIST 3370.03 North American Landscapes
   
HSTC 3212.03 The Biosphere: Global Perspectives in Science and Philosophy
   
INTD 3114.03 Environment and Development
INTD 3304.03 Sustainable Development in Cuba
   
MGMT 4031.03 Economics for Resource and Environmental Management
   
PHIL 2485.03 Technology and the Environment
   
POLI 3589.03 Politics of the Sea I
   
PLAN 2010.03 Sustainable Community Design
PLAN 3010.03 Urban Ecology
   
SOSA 2101.03 Environment and Culture
SOSA 2402.03 Food Through Time and Space
SOSA 3190.03 Social Movements
SOSA 3200.03 Environment and Society

Courses Typically Offered in Summer Semesters

SUST 3002.03 Environment, Sustainability and Society Internship
SUST 3104.03 Sustainability and the Non-Profit Sector
   
BIOL 3623.03 Applied Coastal Ecology - Field Intensive Lab and Lecture
BIOL 3624.03 Urban Freshwater Systems (not offered 2018)
BIOL 3634.03 Agroforestry
   
ECON 2850.06
The Science and Economics of Climate Change
   
ENVS 3624.03
Urban Freshwater Systems (not offered 2018)
   
INTD 3012.03
Sustainability, Development and Economy  
(not offered 2018)
   
MARI 3627.03 Biology and Conservation of Sharks, Skates and Rays
   
PHYC 2850.06 The Science and Economics of Climate Change