Apr 22, 2021  
CURRENT 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalogue 
CURRENT 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalogue

Coastal and Environmental Writing Minor

Coordinator: Tim Bass, Department of Creative Writing

The interdisciplinary minor in Coastal and Environmental Writing provides students the opportunity to develop skills in environmental writing that is informed by the study of relevant science and literature. The curriculum is designed to reflect the interdisciplinary nature of this writing specialty through coursework from several departments, allowing students to master the fundamentals by using traditional classroom courses and applied learning. 21 credit hours: 15 hours in core courses, including 3 hours of internship; and 6 hours in electives from two broad areas of study. At least 3 of te 6 elective hours must be taken in courses at the 300-400 level.

Requirements for the Minor in Coastal and Environmental Writing

21 hours - 15 hours in core courses, 6 hours in electives

Electives: 6 hours

Total: 21 hours

Additional Information

A grade of “C-” or better is required in each course counted toward the minor, and a grade point average of “C” (2.00) or better is required for all courses counted toward the minor.