Wood Innovation for Sustainability Minor
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The minor in Wood Innovation for Sustainability (WInS) exposes students to the world of renewable materials science and technology and will enable students in other majors to gain a specialization that will make them more competitive for careers associated with green materials such as wood and allied industries.
Minor Code: 009
Upon successful completion of the program, students will meet the following learning outcomes:
- Describe fundamental aspects that make wood challenging to utilize as an industrial and building material.
- Analyze and communicate technical information.
- Calculate wood moisture content and specific gravity.
Students must complete 28 credits for the minor, at least 12 of which must be upper division.
|CH 122||*GENERAL CHEMISTRY||5|
|WSE 210||*BIOLOGY, STRUCTURE, AND UTILIZATION OF WOODY PLANTS||4|
|WSE 211||WOODTURNING WITH SCIENCE I||4|
|WSE 225||BUILDING DESIGN INNOVATION WITH WOOD||3|
|WSE 322||PHYSICAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF WOOD||4|
|Select a minimum of 8 credits from the following:||8|
|ANATOMY OF WOODY PLANTS|
|PHYSICAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF WOOD PRACTICUM|
|*EVALUATING SUSTAINABILITY THROUGH LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS|
|*BAMBOOLOOZA: THE FASCINATING WORLD OF BAMBOO|
|WOODTURNING WITH SCIENCE II|
|INTRODUCTION TO SCULPTURAL WOODTURNING|
|INTEGRATED SCULPTURAL WOODTURNING|
|TIMBER TECTONICS IN THE DIGITAL AGE|
|^WOOD PRODUCTS BUSINESS|
|INDUSTRIAL MARKETING OF WOOD PRODUCTS|
|WOOD PRODUCTS SALES|
|DESIGN OF WOOD STRUCTURES|
|INTRODUCTION TO WOOD PRODUCTS MANUFACTURING|
|ADVANCED WOOD MANUFACTURING 1|
|ADVANCED MANUFACTURING 2|
|WOOD PRODUCTS FIELD SCHOOL|
|*FORESTS, WOOD, AND CIVILIZATION|
|RESIDENTIAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION AND MATERIALS|
|FOREST TO FRAME: MASS TIMBER|
Baccalaureate Core Course (BCC)
Writing Intensive Course (WIC)
Minor Code: 009