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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Food Systems B.S.
Sub-plan: Agroecology
Sample Plan: Agroecology Sample Plan
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
HORT 1001 - Plant Propagation : 4.0 cr : BIOL
FDSY 1016W - Growing Food & Building Community: Urban Agriculture in the Twin Cities : 3.0 cr : WI
CHEM 1015 - Introductory Chemistry: Lecture : 3.0 cr : PHYS
CHEM 1017 - Introductory Chemistry: Laboratory : 1.0 cr : PHYS
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
APEC 1101 - Principles of Microeconomics : 4.0 cr : SOCS, GP
FSCN 1112 - Principles of Nutrition : 3.0 cr : TS
MATH 1031 - College Algebra and Probability : 3.0 cr : MATH
Freshman Seminar 3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
HORT 1014 - Edible Landscape : 3.0 cr : TS
HORT 2100 - Agricultural Biochemistry : 3.0 cr
SOIL 2125 - Basic Soil Science : 4.0 cr : PHYS, ENV
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
PLSC 3005W - Introduction to Plant Physiology : 4.0 cr : WI
FDSY 2101 - Plant Production Systems : 3.0 cr
AECM 2421W - Professional and Oral Communication for Agriculture, Food & the Environment : 3.0 cr : WI
Elective :3.0 cr
LE (Arts/Humanities) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
HORT 4096W - Professional Experience Program: Internship : 2.0 cr : WI
ESPM 3108 - Ecology of Managed Systems : 3.0 cr : ENV
APEC 3202 - An Introduction to the Food System: Analysis, Management and Design : 3.0 cr
BBE 3201 - Sustainability of Food Systems: A Life Cycle Perspective : 3.0 cr : GP
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 12.0 cr
AGRO 2501 - Plant Identification for Urban and Rural Landscapes : 1.0 cr
WRIT 3562W - Technical and Professional Writing : 4.0 cr : WI
LE (Writing Intensive - Lower Division) :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
AGRO 4888 - Issues in Sustainable Agriculture : 2.0 cr
ESPM 5071 - Ecological Restoration : 4.0 cr
CFAN 2333 - Insects, Microbes, and Plants: Ecology of Pest Management : 3.0 cr : TS
Elective :3.0 cr
LE (Diversity and Soc Justice US) :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
FDSY 4101 - Holistic Approaches to Improving Food Systems Sustainability : 3.0 cr
AGRO 4505 - Biology, Ecology, and Management of Invasive Plants : 3.0 cr
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr