Program in Environment
The B.A. Faculty Program has two components: Core and Domain. Students
follow three steps in their degree program.
Core: The Core
consists of four introductory courses and one intermediate-level course where
students are exposed to the different approaches, perspectives, and world views
that will help them gain an understanding of the complexity and conflicts that
underlie most environmental problems. Through the core program, students go
beyond the confines of their individual views of environment.
provide a trans-disciplinary study of a particular theme or component of the
You can choose to follow one of three domains within the B.A. Faculty Program in Environment:
Ecological Determinants of Health in Society
Economics and the Earth's Environment
Environment and Development
Senior Core and
Research: In the two senior courses of the core, students will apply the
general and specialized knowledge that they have gained in the program to the
analysis of some specific, contemporary environmental problems.
To obtain a B.A. Faculty Program in Environment, students must:
register in a domain online,
satisfy the co- and/or
prerequisites for the program (Calculus and a Basic Science course);
pass all courses counted
towards the Faculty Program with
a grade of C or higher;
confirm that their course
selection satisfies the required components of the MSE core and their chosen
domain, and that the complementary courses are approved courses in their chosen
fulfil all Faculty
requirements as specified for the B.A. in the Arts, see Faculty of Arts > Faculty of Arts Degree Requirements, which include meeting the
minimum credit requirement as specified in their letter of admission.
McGill School of Environment—2011-2012 (last updated Aug. 15, 2011) (disclaimer