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Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 401 (H01) - Exploring Sustainability

Hon/Exploring Sustainability

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 55684
This interdisciplinary course is focused on discovering what sustainability means, understanding the challenges, and exploring transformative solutions. We explore the concept of sustainability and the three intersecting dimensions of environmental, social, and economic well-being. We learn about systems and explore specific sustainability challenges. Learning in this course is active and participatory. We also explore the role of personal and collective action and how we each can play a role in building a more sustainable society.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only the following students: Honors Program
Attributes: Honors course, Environment,Tech&Society(Disc)
Instructors: Erin Hale
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm NESM 140
Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 501 (01) - Sustainability in Action

Sustainability in Action

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 53076
This course explores what sustainability action entails from academic and practitioner perspectives. We begin by understanding the cross-cutting perspectives and methods of sustainability science including transdisciplinarity, systems thinking, stakeholder driven research, and solutions-based projects. We build on this knowledge to explore sustainability challenges using case studies to provide current and local context for the material we cover. Students are expected to apply the theoretical concepts to these practical examples of sustainability science in practice.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): SUST 401
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Betty Woodman
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm NESM 140
Final Exam 5/10/2024 5/10/2024 F 3:30pm - 5:30pm NESM 140
Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 501 (02) - Sustainability in Action

Sustainability in Action

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 55685
This course explores what sustainability action entails from academic and practitioner perspectives. We begin by understanding the cross-cutting perspectives and methods of sustainability science including transdisciplinarity, systems thinking, stakeholder driven research, and solutions-based projects. We build on this knowledge to explore sustainability challenges using case studies to provide current and local context for the material we cover. Students are expected to apply the theoretical concepts to these practical examples of sustainability science in practice.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): SUST 401
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Betty Woodman
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm PETT 109
Final Exam 5/14/2024 5/14/2024 T 1:00pm - 3:00pm PETT 109
Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 600 (01) - Sustainability Independent Study

SUST Independent Study

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Credit/Fail Grading
Class Size:   4  
CRN: 52301
SUST 600 will provide an independent study to students who are interested in studying of a topic in sustainability in depth. Due to the highly personalized nature of SUST 600, the specific readings, activities and assignments will vary based on student interests and disciplinary backgrounds. At a minimum, students will be guided in how to prepare a project proposal, place their work within the current literature on the topic, and complete a final project.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): SUST 401
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Instructors: Erin Hale
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 605 (01) - Sustainability Internship

Sustainability Internship

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Credit/Fail Grading
Class Size:   4  
CRN: 54274
SUST 605 will provide credit for practical work or a project experience in sustainability. The purpose of SUST 605 is to gain practical experience working in a sustainability field while simultaneously achieving specific learning goals pre-identified by the student and faculty mentor.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): SUST 401
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Instructors: Erin Hale
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Academic Affairs (Provost) :: Sustainability

SUST 750 (01) - Sustainability Capstone

Sustainability Capstone

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 52454
This course is the culminating experience for the Sustainability Dual Major. The overall format is to: 1) synthesize the knowledge obtained in other core courses and elective courses taken for the Sustainability Dual Major; and 2) work in groups to apply that knowledge to a specific project. As sustainability science is focused on developing solutions to place-based sustainability challenges, students will delve into a specific sustainability issue, applying their disciplinary expertise within interdisciplinary teams.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): SUST 401 with minimum grade of C- and SUST 501 with minimum grade of C-
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Erin Hale
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 12:40pm - 2:00pm NESM 140
Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work

SW 424 (01) - Introduction to Social Work

Introduction to Social Work

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   70  
CRN: 50637
Introduces the learner to the field of social work with emphasis on the "person-in-environment" and attention to a range of practice approaches to understanding and assisting of the human condition. An overview of the history, values, and ethics of the profession. Includes various fields of practice in which social workers are employed.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): SW 524
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Instructors: Will Lusenhop
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm PETT G10
Final Exam 5/10/2024 5/10/2024 F 3:30pm - 5:30pm ONLINE
Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work

SW 525 (01) - Social Welfare Policy: History of Social and Economic Justice

Social Welfare Policy

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   48  
CRN: 50093
An overview of the history and current status of social welfare policy in the United States. Considers the origins, development, and analysis of significant policies, values, attitudes and other issues related to the social welfare system and the delivery of service. Focuses on policy analysis from a social and economic justice perspective.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Meredith Young
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 9:40am - 11:00am PETT 106
Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work

SW 551 (01) - Human Behavior and Social Environment II

Human Behavior&Soc Envirnmt II

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   45  
CRN: 50095
Agents of socialization that most significantly affect family, group, and organizational development and behavior within an ecosystems framework. Particular attention is paid to the influence of class, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, age, sexual orientation and other aspects of diversity on development and behavior of larger systems.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery)
Instructors: Ngozi Enelamah
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 W 3:40pm - 6:00pm PETT 114
Final Exam 5/10/2024 5/10/2024 F 6:00pm - 8:00pm ONLINE
Durham   Health & Human Services :: Social Work

SW 551 (02) - Human Behavior and Social Environment II

Human Behavior&Soc Envirnmt II

Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   45  
CRN: 52654
Agents of socialization that most significantly affect family, group, and organizational development and behavior within an ecosystems framework. Particular attention is paid to the influence of class, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, age, sexual orientation and other aspects of diversity on development and behavior of larger systems.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Social Science (Discovery)
Instructors: Ngozi Enelamah
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 R 5:10pm - 7:30pm PETT 114
Final Exam 5/9/2024 5/9/2024 R 6:00pm - 8:00pm ONLINE