SAFS 620 (01) - Food Systems & Community Resilience

Food Systems

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: SustainableAg&Food Systems
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 53804
This course is designed to provide a broad overview of the emerging field of food systems. We will use a systems perspective to better understand how the U.S. food system shapes the food we eat, and the character and health of our communities and environment. In the second half of the course, we will critically evaluate alternative food system development, policies, and initiatives aimed at improving farmers' livelihoods, environmental sustainability, food justice, and community resilience. Prereq: SAFS 405, or instructor permission.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Analena Bruce

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 MF 12:10pm - 1:30pm JAMS G54