Approved Program Electives

BSc Agriculture - Sustainable Agricultural Systems Major

Guidelines

Approved Program Electives (APE) must be selected according to the following directions:

  • The following courses are accepted as APEs and do not require approval
  • Any courses on this list already taken as required program courses cannot be used as APEs
  • Students must have any prerequisites listed in the calendar before taking a course; credit may be denied for courses without the appropriate prerequisites
  • Courses not listed may be accepted as APEs subject to written approval (Course Substitution Form) from the student advisor prior to registration
  • Students should not use old versions of the APE lists when selecting APEs
  • Always refer to Bear Tracks for the most up to date course information

Integration of Animal and Cropping Systems

  • AN SC 260 - Fundamentals of Animal Nutrition
  • AN SC 310 - Physiology of Domestic Animals
  • AN SC 311 - Metabolic Physiology of Domestic Animals
  • AN SC 312 - Reproductive Physiology of Domestic Animals
  • AN SC 320 - Livestock Growth and Meat Production
  • AN SC 375 - Animal Health and Disease
  • AN SC 376 - Animal Welfare
  • AN SC 461 - Ruminant Digestion, Metabolism, and Nutrition
  • AN SC 462 - Swine Nutrition
  • AN SC 463 - Poultry Nutrition
  • AN SC 471 - Applied Poultry Science
  • AN SC 472 - Applied Dairy Production Science
  • AN SC 474 - Applied Beef Cattle Science
  • AN SC 476 - Applied Swine Science
  • BIOL 433 - Plant-Animal Interactions
  • ENT 392 - Medical and Veterinary Entomology
  • PL SC 354 - Forage Crops
  • PL SC 355 - Cereal, Oilseed, and Pulse Crops
  • REN R 445 - Soil Fertility
  • Agricultural and Resource Economics

  • AREC 250 - Social and Economic Issues of Food Biotechnology
  • AREC 313 - Statistical Analysis
  • AREC 333 - Economics of Production and Resource Management
  • AREC 382 - Agricultural and Resource Economics
  • AREC 423 - Advanced Management Methods and Applications for Agri-Food, Environmental and Forestry Businesses
  • AREC 460 - Land Use Ecomonics
  • AREC 465 - Advanced Natural Resource Economics
  • AREC 473 - Food and Agricultural Policies
  • AREC 484 - Strategic Management in Food and Resource Businesses
  • AREC 485 - Trade and Globalization in Food and Resources
  • AREC 487 - Managing Market Risk in Resource Industries
  • Rural Sociology and Agricultural Policy

  • AREC 471 - Society and Well-Being
  • AREC 473 - Food and Agricultural Policies
  • AREC 485 - Trade and Globalization in Food and Resources
  • ENCS 473 - Environmental and Conservation Policy
  • R SOC 365 - Sociology of Environment and Development
  • R SOC 450 - Environmental Sociology
  • Population Regulation and Agricultural Pests

  • BIOL 331 - Population Ecology
  • BIOL 433 - Plant-Animal Interactions
  • PL SC 352 - Invasive Alien Plants: Biology and Control
  • PL SC 380 - Principles of Plant Pathology
  • PL SC 470 - Physiology of Herbicidal Action
  • PL SC 481 - Diseases of Field and Horticultural Crops
  • PL SC 495 - Integrated Crop Protection
  • Resource Stewardship

  • BIOL 333 - Wetland Ecology and Management
  • BIOL 340 - Global Biogeochemistry
  • BIOL 364 - Freshwater Ecology
  • BIOL 367 - Conservation Biology
  • BIOL 381 - A Planet in Crisis
  • BIOL 433 - Plant-Animal Interactions
  • BIOL 471 - Landscape Ecology
  • BOT 332 - Plant Ecology
  • ENCS 352 - Natural Resource and Environmental Law
  • ENCS 356 - Principles of Rangeland Conservation and Habitat Management
  • ENCS 406 - Rangeland Plant Communities of Western Canada
  • ENCS 407 - Rangeland Plant Communities of North America
  • ENCS 471 - Practical Case Studies in Rangeland Management and Conservation
  • REN R 205 - Wildlife Biodiversity and Ecology
  • REN R 260 - History and Fundamentals of Environmental Protection and Conservation
  • REN R 307 - Environmental Assessment Principles and Methods
  • REN R 350 - Physical Hydrology
  • REN R 360 - Soil and Water Conservation
  • REN R 364 - Principles of Managing Natural Diversity
  • REN R 376 - Fisheries and Wildlife Management
  • REN R 414 - Agroforestry Systems
  • REN R 426 - Geographical Information Systems Applications in Renewable Resources
  • REN R 442 - Soil Biogeochemistry
  • REN R 443 - Soil Physics
  • REN R 444 - Environmental Soil Chemistry
  • REN R 445 - Soil Fertility
  • REN R 462 - Protected Areas Planning and Management
  • REN R 464 - Conservation and Management of Endangered Species
  • REN R 468 - Conservation of Genetic Resources
  • REN R 476 - Advanced Fisheries and Wildlife Management
  • REN R 482 - Soil Remediation
  • REN R 483 - Waste Management and Utilization
  • REN R 495 - Land Reclamation