Seminar discussion on a selected interdisciplinary topic in environmental science and sustainability in preparation for the development of senior research topics. Students analyze the literature, write a literature review, present a seminar, and submit a research proposal. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Declared major in Environmental Science and Sustainability and permission of the instructor. Distribution Requirements: None. This course counts as Social Science for the purpose of satisfying the College distribution requirement for students who matriculated before Fall 2016.