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Option Forest Management Undergraduate Option  

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This option is offered within the following major(s):
Forestry - College of Forestry





Pre-Professional Forestry

Grade standards for the pre-professional program as listed in the program description apply.

Sophomore Year (13 credits)

TRAL 251. Recreation Resource Management (4)E
Bacc Core Courses (9)

Professional Forestry

Grade standards for the professional program as listed above apply.

Junior Year (15–16 credits)

FES 341. Forest Ecology (3)
FES 355. Management for Multiple Resource Values (3)
   or FES/NR 477. *Agroforestry (3)
   or FES 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
   or GEOG 300. *Sustainability for the Common Good (3)
   or NR 455. Natural Resource Decision Making (4)
FES/FW 452. Biodiversity Conservation in Managed Forests (3)
FOR 322. Forest Models (3)
Bacc Core Course (3)

Senior Year (24 credits)

FES 412. Forest Entomology (3)
FOR/BOT 413. Forest Pathology (3)
Bacc Core Courses (3)

Select at least 15 credits from the following list:
CROP 440. Weed Management (4)
FE 310. Forest Route Surveying (4)
FE 423. Unmanned Aircraft System Remote Sensing (3)
FE 435. Forest Watershed Management Impacts (3)
FE 499. Special Topics [ST/Mechanical Harvest and Simulation] (2)
FES 342. Forest Types of the Northwest (3)
FES/HORT 350. Urban Forestry (3)
FES 360. Collaboration and Conflict Management (3)
FES 433. Planning Agroforestry Projects (2)
FES 440. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES 454. Managing at the Wildland-Urban Interface (3)
FES/NR 477. *Agroforestry (3) 
FES 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3) 
FOR 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR 407. Seminar [Sem/Fire Field Trip] (1)
FOR 417. Advanced Forest Soils (4)
FOR 431. Economics and Policy of Forest Wildland Fire (3)
FOR 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FOR 442. Silviculture Reforestation (4)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
FOR 499. Special Topics (1–16) [Must be pre-approved by academic advisor]
GEOG 201. *Foundations of Geospatial Science and GIS (4)
GEOG 370. Geovisualization: Cartography (4)
GEOG 480. Remote Sensing I: Principles and Applications (4)
TRAL 351. Outdoor Recreation Management on Public Lands (3)
TRAL 352. Wilderness Management (3)
TRAL 357. Parks and Protected Areas Management (3)
WSE/DHE 415. *Renewable Materials in the Modern Age (3) [Terminated winter 2018]
WSE 453. ^Global Trade in Renewable Materials (3)
WSE 470. *Forest, Wood, and Civilization (3)
Study Abroad [Must be pre-approved by academic advisor]

Footnotes:

E Required for entry into the professional program.
* Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)

Sample Four-Year Plan: Forest Management


Year 1


Fall Term

FES 240. *Forest Biology (4)
FOR 111. Introduction to Forestry (3)
   or NR 201. Managing Natural Resources for the Future (3)
MTH 111. *College Algebra (4)
WR 121. *English Composition (3)

Winter Term

CH 231. *General Chemistry (4)
CH 261. *Laboratory for Chemistry 231 (1)
FOR 112. Computing Applications in Forestry (3)
HHS 231. *Lifetime Fitness for Health (2)
HHS 241. *Lifetime Fitness (1)
   or any PAC course (1–2)
MTH 112. *Elementary Functions (4)

Spring Term

COMM 111. *Public Speaking (3)
   or COMM 114. *Argument and Critical Discourse (3)
AEC 250. *Introduction to Environmental Economics and Policy (3)
   or ECON 201. *Introduction to Microeconomics (4)
FES 241. Dendrology (3)
MTH 241. *Calculus for Management and Social Science (4)

Year 2


Fall Term

FE 208. Forest Surveying (4)
PH 201. *General Physics (5)
TRAL 251. Recreation Resource Management (4)
Bacc Core course (3)

Winter Term

BI 204. *Introduction to Biology I (4)
   or BI 212. *Principles of Biology (4)
FE 209. Forest Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (4)
FE 257. GIS and Forest Engineering Applications (3)
WR 327. *Technical Writing (3)
   or WR 362. *Science Writing (3)

Spring Term

FOR 206. *Forest Soils Laboratory for SOIL 205 (1)
   or SOIL 206. *Soil Science Laboratory for SOIL 205 (1) and FOR 208. Forest Soils Recitation (1)
SOIL 205. *Soil Science (3)
ST 201. Principles of Statistics (4)
Bacc Core course (6)

Year 3


Fall Term

FE/FOR 312. Forestry Field School (2)
FE 370. Harvesting Operations (4)
FE 434. Forest Watershed Management (4)
FES 341. Forest Ecology (3)
FOR 321. Forest Mensuration (5)

Winter Term

FE/FOR 307. Junior Seminar (1)
FES 355. Management for Multiple Resource Values (3)
   or FES/NR 477. *Agroforestry (3)
   or FES 485. Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
   or GEOG 300. *Sustainability for the Common Good (3)
   or NR 455. Natural Resource Decision Making (4)
FOR 322. Forest Models (3)
FOR 331. Forest Resource Economics II (4)
Bacc Core course (3)

Spring Term

FES/FW 452. Biodiversity Conservation in Managed Forests (3)
FOR 330. Forest Resource Economics I (4)
FOR 442. Silviculture Reforestation (4)
FOR 443. Silviculture Practices (4)

Year 4


Fall Term

FOR/BOT 413. Forest Pathology (3)
FE/FOR 457. Techniques for Forest Resource Analysis (4)
Restricted Electives (6) [see list below]
Bacc Core course (3)

Winter Term

FE/FOR 456. *International Forestry (3) [or other CGI Bacc Core course]
FE/FOR 459. Forest Management Planning and Design I (4)
FOR 460. ^Forest Policy (4)
   or FE 460. ^Forest Operations Regulations and Policy Issues (3)
Restricted Elective (3) [see list below]

Spring Term

FE/FOR 469. Forest Management Planning and Design II (4)
FES 412. Forest Entomology (3)
Restricted Electives (6) [see list below]
Free Electives (2)

Restricted Electives for the Forest Management Option

Select at least 15 credits from the following list:
CROP 440. Weed Management (4)
FE 310. Forest Route Surveying (4)
FE 423. Unmanned Aircraft System Remote Sensing (3)
FE 435. Forest Watershed Management Impacts (3)
FE 499. Special Topics [ST/Mechanical Harvest and Simulation] (2)
FES 342. Forest Types of the Northwest (3)
FES/HORT 350. Urban Forestry (3)
FES 360. Collaboration and Conflict Management (3)
FES 433. Planning Agroforestry Projects (2)
FES 440. Wildland Fire Ecology (3)
FES/FW 445. Ecological Restoration (4)
FES 454. Managing at the Wildland-Urban Interface (3)
FES/NR 477. *Agroforestry (3)
FES 485. *Consensus and Natural Resources (3)
FOR 346. Topics in Wildland Fire (3)
FOR 407. Seminar [Sem/Fire Field Trip] (1)
FOR 417. Advanced Forest Soils (4)
FOR 431. Economics and Policy of Forest Wildland Fire (3)
FOR 436. Wildland Fire Science and Management (4)
FOR 442. Silviculture Reforestation (4)
FOR 462. Natural Resource Policy and Law (3)
FOR 499. Special Topics (1–16) [Must be pre-approved by academic advisor]
GEOG 201. *Foundations of Geospatial Science and GIS (4)
GEOG 370. Geovisualization: Cartography (4)
GEOG 480. Remote Sensing I: Principles and Applications (4)
TRAL 351. Outdoor Recreation Management on Public Lands (3)
TRAL 352. Wilderness Management (3)
TRAL 357. Parks and Protected Areas Management (3)
WSE/DHE 415. *Renewable Materials in the Modern Age (3) [Terminated winter 2018]
WSE 453. ^Global Trade in Renewable Materials (3)
WSE 470. Forest, Wood, and Civilization (3)
Study Abroad [Must be pre-approved by academic advisor]


Option Code: 822




 
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