Wallerstein Collaborative For Urban Environmental Education

Department of Teaching and Learning

NYU Courses

 New York University offers a wide range of courses related to the environment within its various departments and schools and colleges.  Undergraduates and graduate students can take courses ranging from urban planning in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences to environmental politics and education in the Steinhardt School of Education. Use this section of our website to locate courses of interest that can be applied to your degree program.

College of Arts and Sciences

www.nyu.edu/cas

  • ANST-UA 200 Animals & Society
  • ANST-UA 440 Food, Animals, & The Environment
  • ANST-UA 500 Animals and Public Policy
  • ANTH-UA 40 Developing Countries: Tradition & Change
  • ANTH-UA 44 Urban Society
  • ANTH-UA 46 Anthropology of Education
  • ANTH-UA 55 Health & Disease in Human Evolution
  • ANTH-UA 56 Comparative Biology of The Living Primates
  • ANTH-UA 90 Human Ecology
  • ANTH-UA 225 Discovering Archaeology in NYC
  • ANTH-UA 320 Anthropological Approaches to Global Public Health
  • ARTH-UA 670 Decision-Making & Urban Design
  • ARTH-UA 672 Environmental Design: Issues & Methods
  • ARTH-UA 673 Urban Design: Infrastructure
  • BIOL-UA 2 Evolution of The Earth
  • BIOL-UA 8 Living Environment
  • BIOL-UA 9 Whole Earth Science: The Global Environment
  • BIOL-UA 16 Field Laboratory in Ecology
  • BIOL-UA 17 Field Biology & Elements of Ecology
  • BIOL-UA 18 At The Bench: Urban Ecology
  • BIOL-UA 63 Intro to Ecology
  • BIOL-UA 64 Ecological Analysis Geog Info System
  • BIOL-UA 66 Biogeochemistry of Global Change
  • BIOL-UA 200 Geology of National Parks
  • BIOL-UA 332 Current Topics in Earth System Science
  • BIOL-UA 875 Limits of The Earth: Issues in Human Ecology
  • BIOL-UA 880 Environmental Science: Principles and Practice
  • EAST-UA 9095 Topics: The City & The Environment in Modern China
  • ECON-UA 230 Economics of The Environment
  • ECON-UA 326 Economics of Energy
  • ENVST-UA 100 Environmental Systems Science
  • ENVST-UA 101 Environment & Society
  • ENVST-UA 210 Evolution of The Earth
  • ENVST-UA 226 Climate Change
  • ENVST-UA 320 Field Geology
  • ENVST-UA 332 Current Topics in Earth System Science
  • ENVST-UA 333 Limits of The Earth: Issues in Human Ecology
  • ENVST-UA 345 The Global Carbon Cycle
  • ENVST-UA 350 Energy & The Environment
  • ENVST-UA 360 Earth Atmosphere &Ocean: Fluid Dynamics & Climate
  • ENVST-UA 362 Environmental Monitoring
  • ENVST-UA 370 Biogeochemistry of Global Change
  • ENVST-UA 372 Ecological Analysis Geographic Information Systems
  • ENVST-UA 375 Global Issues in Environmental Health
  • ENVST-UA 400 Ethics & The Environment
  • ENVST-UA 410 Economics & The Environment
  • ENVST-UA 415 Environmental History of The Early Modern World
  • ENVST-UA 425 History of Ecology & Environmentalism
  • ENVST-UA 430 Education & The Environment
  • ENVST-UA 440 Food, Animals, & The Environment
  • ENVST-UA 450 Urban Political Ecology, Global Politics of Green Growth
  • ENVST-UA 460 European Environmental Policy
  • FRSEM-UA 242 Urban Education
  • FRSEM-UA 339 Education Policy: Issues and Debates
  • FRSEM-UA 273 Internat'L Cooperation & The Environment
  • FRSEM-UA 458 Not In My Back Yard: Exploring Environment
  • LWSOC-UA 232 Law and Urban Problems
  • MAP-UA 203 Natural Science I: Energy and Environment
  • MAP-UA 312 Natural Science II: Earth, Life, & Time
  • MAP-UA 610 Soc & Soc SCI: Human Ecology
  • PHIL-UA 53 Ethics & The Environment
  • PHIL-UA 58 Intro Environmental Ethics
  • PHIL-UA 157 Tpcs in Environmental Values & Society
  • SCA-UA 631 Urban Environmentalism
  • SCA-UA 611 Urban Schools in Crisis: Policy Issues & Perspectives
  • SCA-UA 762 Shaping The Urban Environment
  • SOC-UA 415 Sociology of Education
  • SOC-UA 205 Social Movements, Protest, and Conflict

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

www.nyu.edu/gsas/

  • APSC-GA 1205 Energy Sources and Utilization
  • APSC-GA 1210 Pollution Sources and Diffusion
  • BIOL-GA 1004 Environmental Health
  • BIOL-GA 1005 Ecotoxicology: Hudson River Case Study
  • BIOL-GA 1006 Toxicology
  • BIOL-GA 1065 Tropical Field Ecology
  • BIOL-GA 1070 Ecological Botany
  • BIOL-GA 1073 Biotic Resources: Integrating Approaches to Biodiversity & Conservation
  • BIOL-GA 1201 Earth Biology
  • BIOL-GA 2025 Current Problems in Environmental Health
  • BIOL-GA 2035 Environmental Hygiene Measurements
  • BIOL-GA 2305 Environmental Contamination
  • BIOL-GA 2306 Principles Env Toxicology
  • BIOL-GA 2315 Environmental Immunotoxicology
  • CAOS-GA 1002 Ocean Dynamics
  • EHSC-GA 1010 Weather, Air Pollution, & Health
  • EHSC-GA 1011 Global Issues in Environmental Health
  • EHSC-GA 2033 Aerosol Science
  • LWSOC-GA 2004 Empirical Issues in Land Use & Environmental Law
  • MSMS-GA 1501 Museum Collections and Exhibitions
  • MSMS-GA 2221 Development/Fundraising/Grantsmanship
  • MSMS-GA 2224 Museum Education
  • MSMS-GA 2225 Museums & Interactive Technologies
  • PHIL-GA 1006 Advanced Introduction to Environmental Ethics
  • SOC-GA 2407 Sociology of Education

Leonard N. Stern School of Business

www.stern.nyu.edu

  • ECON-GB 2105 Energy & The Environment
  • MULT-UB 41 Social Entrepreneurship
  • MULT-UB 70 Social Innovation Practicum
  • OPMG-GB 3179 Environmental Assessment, Management & Strategies

New York University School of Law

www.law.nyu.edu

  • LAW-LW.10028 Natural Resources Law
  • LAW-LW.10065 International Environmental Law Seminar
  • LAW-LW.10579 Land Use Regulation
  • LAW-LW.11149 Environmental Law
  • LAW-LW.11221 Toxic Harms Seminar
  • LAW-LW.11276 Law of Nonprofit Organizations
  • LAW-LW.11448 Education Law Seminar
  • LAW-LW.11530 Energy, Environment and Security: Law and Policy Seminar
  • LAW-LW.11551 Animal Law Seminar
  • LAW-LW.11614 Global Environmental Law, Science, and Governance Seminar
  • LAW-LW.11838 Climate, Ethics & The Law Seminar
  • LAW-LW.12032 Land & the Environment in Asian Economic Development
  • LAW-LW.12041 Academic Achievement Gaps: Law and Science Seminar
  • L05.3532 International Environmental Law
  • L01.3572 Environmental Governance Seminar

Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

www.wagner.nyu.edu/courses

  • PADM-GP 2106 Community Organizing
  • PADM-GP 2120 Control and Accountability in Organizations
  • PADM-GP 2132 Organizational Design and Social Change
  • PADM-GP 2171 Program Analysis and Evaluation
  • PADM-GP 2186 Leadership and Social Transformation
  • PADM-GP 2188 The Business and Psychology of Social Entrepreneurship
  • PADM-GP 2211 International Program Development and Management
  • PADM-GP 2215 Globalization & Its Impact on the State
  • PADM-GP 2216 International Organizations: NGO's
  • PADM-GP 2234 Ecoleadership: Public Role of the Private Sector in Building Sustainable Societies
  • PADM-GP 2236 Protecting Rights and Promoting Development: Labor & Environmental Standards/Global Economies
  • PADM-GP 2250 Hunger and Food Security in a Global Perspective
  • PADM-GP 2252 Environmental Policy and Sustainable Development
  • PADM-GP 2414 Public Policy for Metropolitan Regions
  • PADM-GP 2441 The Economics of Education Policy and Finance
  • PADM-GP 2466 Environmental Policy
  • PADM-GP 2472 Environmental Economics
  • PADM-GP 4131 Fundamentals/Fundraising
  • PADM-GP 4134 Corporate Social Responsibility
  • PADM-GP 4223 International Development Performance Evaluation
  • UPADM-GP 217 Globalizing Social Activism: Sustainable Development
  • URPL-GP 1603 Intro to Urban Planning
  • URPL-GP 1605 Land Use Law: The Planning Perspective
  • URPL-GP 2251 Urbanization and Sustainable Development in a Transitional Economy: Shanghi
  • URPL-GP 2415 Public Policy and Planning in New York
  • URPL-GP 2470 Transportation Policy
  • URPL-GP 2610 Environmental Impact Assessment
  • URPL-GP 2612 Adapting the Physical City
  • URPL-GP 2613 Sustainable Cities
  • URPL-GP 2615 Environment and Urban Dynamics
  • URPL-GP 2666 Water Sourcing and Climate Change
  • URPL-GP 2680 Advanced Urban Design: Creating Green Cities
  • URPL-GP 2690 Advanced Geographical Information Systems and Data Management
  • URPL-GP 4617 Environmental Law
  • URPL-GP 4632 Planning Healthy Neighborhoods
  • URPL-GP 4639 Building Green Housing
  • URPL-GP 4648 Geographic Information Systems in Urban Planning I

Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development

www.steinhardt.nyu.edu

  • EDCT-GE 2008 Learning and Teaching with Social Media
  • EDCT-GE 2200 Media/Museums & Public Spaces
  • EDCT-GE 2251 Education Design for WWW
  • EDLED-GE 2205 Advocacy and Education
  • ENYC-GE 2015 International Environmental Governance
  • ENYC-GE 2019 Fundamentals of Environmental Thought
  • ENYC-GE 2020 Contemporary Environmental Debates
  • ENYC-GE 2021 Environmental Politics
  • ENYC-GE 2022 Environmental Education: Theory & Practice
  • ENYC-GE 2070 Urban Ecology
  • ENYC-GE 2071 Crises Waste & Recycling
  • ENYC-GE 2072 Population Workshop for Education
  • FOOD-GE 2033 Food Systems I: Agriculture
  • FOOD-GE 2036 Water, Waste and the Urban Environment
  • FOOD-GE 2110 International Food Regulation
  • FOOD-GE 2232 Fieldtrips in Food: Urban Agriculture
  • HSED-GE 2009 History of American Education
  • HSED-GE 2089 Philosophy of Scientific Inquiry
  • HSED-GE 2177 What Are Teachers for? Historical Perspective
  • INTE-UE 11 Globalization and Education
  • PHED-GE 2011 Phil of Ed: Social Found
  • PHED-UE 1500 Intro to Environ Ethics
  • PUHE-GE 2356 Environmental Health Problems
  • PUHE-UE 1323 Environmental Health Soc Movements/Public Policy
  • SCIED-GE 2009 Science Experiences in the Elementary School
  • SCIED-GE 2052 Field Study in Ecology at Black Rock Forest
  • SCIED-UE 210 Science in the Community
  • SCIED-UE 1039 Meth I: Teach of Science in Middle Schools
  • SCIED-UE 1040 Meth II: Teach of Science in High School
  • SCIED-UE 1050 Using NYC Non-Formal Science Resources to Teach Science
  • TCHL-GE 2005 Field Work in Schools & Other Education Settings
  • TCHL-GE 2132 Evaluating Education Programs

Additional Courses Outside NYU

 

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