Tompkins Cortland Community College

Catalog 2017-18

Program Requirements

Sustainable Farming & Food Systems: Associate in Applied Science
Minimum Credits for Graduation: 60

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Fall Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 15
CAPS121, Introduction to Spreadsheets, 1 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENGL100, Academic Writing I, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENGL 100. A student exempted from ENGL 100 must substitute a 3-credit Unrestricted Elective. The course should be chosen in consultation with the student's academic advisor.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENVS110, Food Systems Seminar I: Introduction to the U.S. Food System, 2 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENVS 110. ENVS 110 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENVS116, Soil Science, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENVS 116. ENVS 116 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENVS117, Fall Farming Internship, 2 cr.
ENVS 117 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 4
BIOL102, Principles of Biology II Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
BIOL105, General Biology II Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

Spring Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 16
ENGL101, Academic Writing II, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENVS105, Environmental Ethics, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENVS111, Food System Seminar II: Food Movements, 2 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENVS 111. ENVS 111 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENVS141, Agroecology, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENVS 141. ENVS 141 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENVS142, Spring Farming Internship, 2 cr.
ENVS 142 is only offered in the Spring semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

SUNY GEN ED MATH Elective
Select a minimum of 3 credits from the courses listed below:
MATH 109 or MATH 120 recommended.

MATH 109, Statistical Literacy, 3 cr.
MATH 120, College Algebra, 4 cr.
MATH 122, Technical Mathematics, 3 cr.
MATH 138, Precalculus Mathematics, 4 cr.
MATH 200, Statistics, 3 cr.
MATH 201, Calculus I, 4 cr.
MATH 202, Calculus II, 4 cr.
MATH 203, Calculus III, 4 cr.
MATH 206, Differential Equations, 4 cr.
MATH 216, Discrete Mathematics, 4 cr.
Use Schedule Search for electives

Summer Term 1

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 12
ENVS101, Introduction to Environmental Science, 3 cr.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENVS202, Integrated Pest Management, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENVS 202. ENVS 202 is only offered in the Summer semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENVS203, Summer Farming Internship, 3 cr.
ENVS 203 is only offered in the Summer semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
ENVS107, Economy, Society & Environment Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
SOCI101, Introduction to Sociology Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

Fall Term 2

Minimum Total Semester Credits: 17
ENVS112, Food Systems Seminar III: Identity, Ethics, and Culture in the Global Food System, 2 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENVS 112. ENVS 112 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 

ENVS285, Sustainable Farming and Food Systems Capstone, 3 cr.
A minimum grade of C is required in ENVS 285. ENVS 285 is only offered in the Fall semester.
Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi 


Choose one from the courses listed below:
Minimum credits required: 3
ENGL201, Fundamentals of Speech Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi
ENGL204, Fundamentals of Interpersonal Communication Schedule: Sp, Su, Fa, Wi

Restricted Electives
Select a minimum of 9 credits from the courses listed below:
A minimum of 3 courses are required. Select 9 credits from ACCT 101, BUAD 103, BUAD 106, BIOL 104, BIOL 114, BIOL 211, CAPS 152, CHEM 107, CHEM 108, CULI 101, FITN 170, HLTH 215, HSTY 202, SPAN 101, SPAN 102, or HRMG/WINE courses. Students may also select from Study Abroad trips to Italy (HRMG 220 and ANTH 261) or Colombia (HSTY/POSC 260 and BIOL 116). All courses should be selected in consultation with the student's advisor.

ACCT 101, Principles of Accounting I, 4 cr.
ANTH 261, Study Abroad Cultural Survey, 3 cr.
BIOL 104, General Biology I, 4 cr.
BIOL 114, Essentials of Nutrition, 3 cr.
BIOL 116, Tropical Field Natural History, 4 cr.
BIOL 211, Ecology, 4 cr.
BUAD 103, Entrepreneurship I, 3 cr.
BUAD 106, Foundations of Business, 3 cr.
CAPS 152, Web Page Design, 1 cr.
CHEM 107, General Chemistry I, 4 cr.
CHEM 108, General Chemistry II, 4 cr.
CULI 101, Food Service and Preparation I, 4 cr.
FITN 170, Hatha Yoga, 1 cr.
HLTH 215, World Health Problems, 3 cr.
HRMG@
HSTY 202, American History Since 1877, 3 cr.
HSTY 260, Topics in Modern Latin America, 3 cr.
POSC 260, Topics in Modern Latin America, 3 cr.
SPAN 101, Beginning Spanish I, 4 cr.
SPAN 102, Beginning Spanish II, 3 cr.
WINE@
Use Schedule Search for electives

SUNY General Education & Tompkins Cortland Liberal Arts courses

Note: The @ symbol represents any course number or discipline. For example, BIOL @ means any course with a Biology course prefix. An @ alone means one course in any course discipline with any course number.