Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Environmental Sociology
0.5 Credit

The major issues in the sociology of the environment are examined. Topics may include the sociology of risk, science and technology, the social construction of environmental issues, ecofeminism, the sociology of environmental movements, and the political economy of global capitalism and the environment. Course material will be related to current environmental issues where applicable.

Additional Course Information
SY203*, SY280 and SY281; (SY387 or SY388) or SY389 (or permission of the department).

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision March 3, 2011: SY406 Prerequisite revised; effective September 1, 2011.