Many courses and programs offered within the Environmental Policy & Decision Making department and through other departments provide students with experiential learning opportunities.
Sample Academic Courses satisfying the EPDM Experiential Learning requirement
* Opportunities to satisfy the EPDM Experiential Learning requirement are not limited to those listed below. To inquire if other courses or programs may satisfy this requirement, please contact the EPDM department.
This .25 credit course familiarizes students with the variety of ways to engage in public decision making on Puget Sound environmental issues. Over a weekend field experience, students are joined by local experts and professionals, discussing relevant political and environmental issues and revealing the applied context of the issues under consideration. Students shown here spend a weekend on the shoulders of Mt Rainier and rafted down a reach of the Nisqually River!