NR 437 (1SY) - Principles of Sustainability

Principles of Sustainability

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Natural Resources
Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   80  
CRN: 52569
In this course, we investigate the foundational principles of the concept of sustainability. Our objectives include: understanding the many integrated dimensions of sustainability; examining illustrations of unsustainable human-environment relations; recognizing the complexity of sustainability problems and the challenges to finding solutions; comprehending that human-environment relations are a multi-level, complex and dynamic system, and appreciating that the sustainability of ecosystems is necessarily embedded in social, cultural and historical trends.
Section Comments: Other majors allowed by permission only.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Only listed majors in section: ENV CONS SUST
Instructors: Julia Novak Colwell

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MW 1:10pm - 3:00pm ONLINE